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 56.00.958.61.036.92.040.93.4DSUDSU33.76.754.06.8
GenderFemale55.41.058.41.135.42.337.13.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Male56.71.058.91.139.42.945.73.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor22.92.027.42.512.13.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low46.31.649.51.828.73.332.27.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle61.81.463.51.549.54.241.55.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High66.51.567.01.663.65.460.05.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
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 residencecMetropolitan55.11.057.81.138.12.240.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro40.81.742.82.034.42.933.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro61.91.664.11.744.54.545.28.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro61.21.963.51.938.95.552.87.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro62.72.964.53.138.08.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetro)58.03.260.03.425.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetro)61.13.063.43.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities51.61.355.01.328.03.135.86.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities48.32.652.32.826.55.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.21.262.21.344.83.553.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 16_1_4-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_4-3a.html