Table 16_1_1-3a

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 16_1_1.3a
People under age 65 with health insurance,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.20.383.30.382.00.686.10.977.45.871.63.384.21.7
Family incomebNegative/poor71.00.968.
Near poor/low69.40.767.70.975.11.575.52.8DSUDSU59.
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school56.90.954.
High school graduate78.50.579.80.674.
At least some college89.00.389.90.383.80.888.21.0DSUDSU73.44.785.52.2
Location of residencecMetropolitan83.60.383.70.482.30.685.
  Large central metro81.20.580.50.682.00.985.
  Large fringe metro86.40.587.20.681.
  Medium metro83.70.783.70.783.91.386.22.1DSUDSU84.04.981.44.2
  Small metro82.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)80.21.480.91.580.83.1DSUDSUDSUDSU66.210.264.810.2
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities84.90.884.40.986.31.788.04.2DSUDSUDSUDSU91.54.4
Complex activities83.70.783.60.885.61.488.24.0DSUDSU76.65.776.65.1
Neither basic nor complex activities81.20.481.90.577.

a Estimates are not adjusted.

b Negative or poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; near poor/low, over 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 National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 16_1_1-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.