Table 16_1_4-3c

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_4.3c
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 56.00.922.92.046.31.661.81.466.51.5
RaceAI/AN only33.76.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian only40.93.4DSUDSU32.27.841.55.860.05.1
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only36.92.012.13.528.73.349.54.263.65.4
White only58.61.027.42.549.51.863.51.567.01.6
Multiple races54.06.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races25.22.1DSUDSU17.12.935.24.451.35.7
Non-Hispanic, all races58.30.926.62.249.41.763.31.467.11.5
Non-Hispanic, Black37.22.112.53.628.73.449.54.263.45.5
Non-Hispanic, White61.31.033.53.053.21.965.31.667.61.6
GenderFemale55.41.024.62.248.01.862.51.564.91.7
Male56.71.019.63.243.82.060.81.668.11.6
EducationLess than high school44.11.414.22.041.02.358.82.461.34.0
High school graduate58.01.332.64.050.82.463.91.963.72.3
At least some college63.01.335.04.747.22.764.22.069.01.7
Location of residencecMetropolitan55.11.021.02.444.41.760.61.565.31.5
  Large central metro40.81.711.42.426.32.648.92.653.73.0
  Large fringe metro61.91.639.67.251.43.663.32.870.22.7
  Medium metro61.21.925.35.050.53.767.13.070.92.7
  Small metro62.72.920.05.359.64.866.74.171.84.8
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)58.03.225.65.852.45.163.24.969.35.9
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)61.13.031.06.251.84.270.34.278.45.0
Activity limitationscBasic activities51.61.320.02.747.82.361.22.066.12.9
Complex activities48.32.615.04.249.04.562.04.352.77.4
Neither basic nor complex activities60.21.226.14.447.72.965.02.168.92.0

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 16_1_4-3c: 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_4-3c.html