Table 16_1_2-3c

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_2.3c
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 34.00.579.
RaceAI/AN only69.03.596.
Asian only25.41.352.14.847.93.525.
Black only49.
White only31.30.578.51.560.
Multiple races41.
EthnicityHispanic, all races59.70.991.30.874.
Non-Hispanic, all races28.90.574.71.556.
Non-Hispanic, Black48.
Non-Hispanic, White24.50.570.
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school66.40.890.80.977.01.345.71.629.32.3
High school graduate35.30.781.51.457.81.427.
At least some college17.60.466.71.846.81.320.
Location of residencecMetropolitan33.20.579.11.361.
  Large central metro36.90.879.81.863.21.629.
  Large fringe metro25.80.976.52.558.
  Medium metro34.
  Small metro37.41.879.14.661.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)38.71.780.
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities60.
Complex activities62.
Neither basic nor complex activities26.40.561.62.852.91.324.

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_2-3c: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.