Table 16_1_4-3a

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_4.3a
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 56.00.958.
Family incomebNegative/poor22.
Near poor/low46.31.649.51.828.73.332.27.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school44.11.449.01.722.32.727.45.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate58.01.360.41.439.53.734.85.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college63.01.363.71.358.63.854.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan55.
  Large central metro40.81.742.
  Large fringe metro61.91.664.11.744.54.545.28.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro61.21.963.51.938.95.552.87.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro62.72.964.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)
Noncore (nonmetro)
Activity limitationscBasic activities51.61.355.01.328.
Complex activities48.32.652.32.826.55.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.

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_4-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.