Table 16_1_3-3b

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_3.3b
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 65.60.570.80.575.30.550.
Family incomebNegative/poor19.
Near poor/low38.10.943.
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school33.40.839.
High school graduate64.40.766.60.770.20.853.81.549.81.5
At least some college82.30.483.40.485.50.471.
Location of residencecMetropolitan66.50.572.40.577.50.651.
  Large central metro62.60.871.40.979.
  Large fringe metro73.90.977.80.981.
  Medium metro65.
  Small metro62.41.865.21.968.31.946.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)60.91.763.31.666.21.743.23.433.04.4
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities39.
Complex activities37.
Neither basic nor complex activities73.50.577.20.580.00.562.

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_3-3b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.