Table 16_1_4-3b

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_4.3b
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 56.00.958.30.961.31.037.22.125.22.1
GenderFemale55.41.057.91.061.31.135.92.322.62.3
Male56.71.058.81.161.41.239.22.928.62.7
Family incomebNegative/poor22.92.026.62.233.53.012.53.6DSUDSU
Near poor/low46.31.649.41.753.21.928.73.417.12.9
Middle61.81.463.31.465.31.649.54.235.24.4
High66.51.567.11.567.61.663.45.551.35.7
EducationLess than high school44.11.448.91.655.51.822.42.816.62.1
High school graduate58.01.359.41.361.91.439.93.729.64.2
At least some college63.01.363.81.364.61.458.43.844.34.8
Location of residencecMetropolitan55.11.057.81.061.11.138.32.224.32.2
  Large central metro40.81.744.91.948.32.335.12.918.42.7
  Large fringe metro61.91.662.91.765.21.844.84.537.86.1
  Medium metro61.21.963.32.066.01.938.15.524.34.7
  Small metro62.72.963.63.265.63.3388.245.47.7
Micropolitan (nonmetro)58.03.258.43.360.43.525.26.5DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetro)61.13.062.33.364.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities51.61.354.11.358.21.427.93.119.43.3
Complex activities48.32.651.12.755.73.027.05.6DSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.21.262.21.364.31.445.13.529.23.9

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: 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_4-3b: 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_4-3b.html