Table 14_1_13-1

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 14_1_13.1
Adults with limited English proficiency and usual source of care who received language assistance at their usual source of care, United States, 2002-2007
  200720062005200420032002
Population groupSample sizedPercentSESample sizedPercentSESample sizedPercentSESample sizedPercentSESample sizedPercentSESample sizedPercentSE
Total 86986.71.999287.32.197690.81.61,03787.31.896186.01.91,43572.42.1
Age18-4436990.02.743089.82.143895.41.650090.72.445488.82.184473.42.5
45-6427981.93.534487.83.433688.42.931087.02.730085.13.742771.63.1
65 and over22187.43.021881.84.320287.23.822782.04.020782.04.116469.75.4
GenderMale29286.82.832488.73.328688.33.135486.92.629586.02.867073.52.4
Female57786.72.066886.52.169092.11.668387.51.866686.11.876571.42.5
RaceWhite, single race76691.41.888288.52.287491.71.792488.11.885088.12.01,10678.12.0
Black, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU27457.94.8
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races11163.75.813184.73.911080.55.014082.14.814574.05.048863.23.5
  Non-Hispanic, WhiteDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU17468.94.4
  Non-Hispanic, BlackDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races75892.61.786188.22.386694.21.289789.11.881691.21.594782.12.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor26191.42.933588.03.332991.52.633089.13.233286.03.019975.64.6
Near poor/low33489.52.837688.32.639295.11.541487.02.938888.42.441771.33.9
Middle21782.33.722189.43.020088.93.523886.63.718687.93.646479.23.1
HighDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU35566.23.7
EducationbLess than high school63689.22.071691.01.773292.91.676487.32.169287.22.357779.63.2
High school graduate13683.05.515780.85.515190.43.915394.22.715385.63.934365.74.0
At least some collegeDSUDSUDSU10380.55.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU50370.63.1
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed39586.62.745589.02.643290.32.446887.42.641386.52.993972.62.3
Not employed25386.33.431988.62.634294.91.334192.01.933988.32.433273.33.5
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private22180.63.923589.83.423488.63.526686.13.225484.03.678970.22.5
Public only16991.42.924892.52.224695.31.622295.11.622690.52.421585.43.8
Uninsured25889.94.129185.34.129493.72.232288.73.127489.12.526774.84.3
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public13788.33.813990.24.513489.43.715882.04.913783.45.2DSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan78886.52.089887.42.289791.11.796588.71.788285.82.01,33073.02.1
  Large central metro47989.91.955090.32.159694.91.464190.41.759590.02.181677.33.0
  Large fringe metro10580.06.610775.29.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU24168.74.1
  Medium metro16984.35.319386.04.716981.47.019088.25.113693.12.219661.86.3
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NonmetropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU10561.59.0
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58885.52.466487.12.467389.92.173287.82.067088.02.11,17972.12.2
Fair/poor28189.42.832887.62.930393.11.830586.13.329180.73.825673.84.0
Activity limitationscBasic activities17082.64.217082.94.718587.83.417885.34.017583.94.115468.95.4
Complex activitiesDSUDSUDSU10689.14.110389.04.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities66888.32.179388.02.476191.41.882887.92.077086.52.01,25073.22.1

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

c For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

d Numbers may not add to total due to missing data or rounding.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_13-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_13-1.html