Table 16_1_1-3c

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_1.3c
People under age 65 with health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.20.371.00.969.40.783.40.593.80.3
RaceAI/AN only71.63.372.85.959.
Asian only86.10.978.53.575.52.883.
Black only82.00.677.71.475.11.583.
White only83.30.368.
Multiple races84.21.778.74.873.64.788.
EthnicityHispanic, all races66.70.758.91.556.
Non-Hispanic, all races86.50.376.
Non-Hispanic, Black82.10.677.51.575.41.584.
Non-Hispanic, White87.50.375.21.673.
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school56.90.951.11.646.81.665.41.577.42.2
High school graduate78.50.562.31.763.21.381.00.891.30.6
At least some college89.00.366.81.870.
Location of residencecMetropolitan83.60.372.
  Large central metro81.20.571.01.467.
  Large fringe metro86.40.570.
  Medium metro83.70.773.
  Small metro82.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)80.21.462.53.968.02.587.91.592.71.3
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities84.90.881.91.678.01.987.51.494.01.5
Complex activities83.70.778.81.478.81.686.61.393.01.2
Neither basic nor complex activities81.20.462.

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