Table 16_1_1-3b

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_1.3b
People under age 65 with health insurance,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.20.386.50.387.50.382.10.666.70.7
Family incomebNegative/poor71.00.976.
Near poor/low69.40.774.20.873.
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school56.90.968.
High school graduate78.50.580.90.682.80.675.
At least some college89.00.390.00.391.20.383.80.877.31.1
Location of residencecMetropolitan83.60.387.30.388.60.482.50.667.00.7
  Large central metro81.20.586.80.588.90.682.10.966.40.9
  Large fringe metro86.40.589.00.590.40.682.
  Medium metro83.70.786.90.687.70.683.71.467.41.7
  Small metro82.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)80.21.481.41.581.91.680.
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities84.90.886.00.985.
Complex activities83.70.784.70.784.80.885.61.474.22.4
Neither basic nor complex activities81.20.484.30.485.70.577.

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.

Key: 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_1-3b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.