Table 14_1_15-2d

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_15.2d
People with a usual source of care for whom health care providers explain and provide all treatment options, by education,a United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 94.20.392.60.694.50.594.60.4
Age18-4494.10.493.50.994.30.894.20.5
45-6494.50.491.71.294.70.695.00.5
0-6494.30.392.80.794.50.594.60.4
65 and over94.00.692.31.194.50.994.60.9
GenderMale93.70.492.40.994.20.793.90.5
Female94.60.392.80.894.70.595.20.4
RaceWhite, single race94.10.392.30.794.30.594.60.4
Black, single race95.90.595.11.096.20.796.00.7
Asian, single race92.02.1DSUDSU90.72.892.92.6
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race89.83.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races95.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSU94.62.1
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races94.50.393.00.794.60.594.80.4
  Non-Hispanic, White94.40.392.70.994.50.694.80.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black95.80.595.01.096.20.796.00.7
Hispanic, all races92.20.991.41.293.21.692.41.4
Family incomebNegative/poor92.10.891.21.393.61.291.81.6
Near poor/low93.60.692.91.194.01.094.01.0
Middle94.00.592.91.093.50.994.70.6
High95.00.493.41.396.00.794.90.5
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed94.40.393.50.994.30.694.70.4
Not employed93.80.591.61.195.10.994.20.8
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private94.80.394.30.994.60.695.00.4
Public only93.30.892.71.294.31.292.81.7
Uninsured91.11.188.52.293.71.390.41.8
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only93.81.091.62.195.61.393.32.0
Medicare and private94.40.892.91.993.81.395.31.0
Medicare and other public93.11.492.71.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan94.00.392.00.794.30.594.30.4
  Large central metro93.80.592.31.293.70.994.30.6
  Large fringe metro94.40.693.61.495.60.994.00.8
  Medium metro93.70.791.71.693.21.194.70.8
  Small metro94.00.989.32.295.41.494.71.2
Nonmetropolitan95.40.694.81.294.90.996.20.8
  Micropolitan95.30.794.31.495.21.195.91.0
  Noncore95.71.195.62.094.51.796.91.4
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish94.40.393.00.794.60.594.70.4
Other92.40.991.21.392.71.693.51.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good94.60.393.00.794.90.594.80.4
Fair/poor92.20.791.71.292.31.192.41.2
Activity limitationscBasic activities92.40.791.11.493.31.092.31.1
Complex activities92.40.892.31.492.11.592.71.3
Neither basic nor complex activities94.60.393.00.794.80.594.90.4
U.S. bornYes94.60.393.10.794.50.595.00.4
No92.10.991.31.494.01.391.81.4

a Persons age 18 and over. 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.

b 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.

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

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_15-2d: 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_15-2d.html