Table 16_1_6-2d

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_6.2d
People under age 65 with any period of uninsurance during the year, by education,a United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 29.70.648.31.234.30.921.00.6
Age18-4435.90.752.91.543.71.225.00.8
45-6420.80.738.51.822.11.115.70.8
GenderMale32.30.652.31.536.41.222.30.8
Female27.10.643.31.632.21.119.90.7
RaceWhite, single race29.20.650.71.433.41.120.30.6
Black, single race33.91.140.92.538.32.026.61.6
Asian, single race25.82.3DSUDSU34.54.622.32.5
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race45.35.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races26.43.1DSUDSUDSUDSU20.74.4
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races25.70.640.31.430.90.919.60.6
  Non-Hispanic, White24.10.640.81.828.91.118.50.7
  Non-Hispanic, Black33.81.141.02.538.32.026.51.7
Hispanic, all races52.71.362.51.855.42.136.72.0
Family incomebNegative/poor54.51.555.82.456.62.250.02.6
Near poor/low52.31.358.62.052.11.846.62.1
Middle32.50.944.92.133.71.427.21.2
High13.40.627.32.716.21.311.10.6
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed28.20.652.41.433.51.019.70.6
Not employed35.11.041.11.736.81.728.81.6
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish25.90.540.41.331.30.919.50.6
Other55.61.665.42.061.22.638.82.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good29.20.649.11.334.20.920.80.6
Fair/poor33.71.344.52.435.12.123.92.0
Activity limitationscBasic activities25.61.436.13.023.32.221.62.2
Complex activities25.01.529.92.923.22.422.92.5
Neither basic nor complex activities29.90.650.21.335.40.920.90.6
U.S. bornYes26.50.641.81.331.60.919.60.6
No45.01.461.52.152.02.429.51.7

a Persons age 18 and over. Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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 MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 16_1_6-2d: 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_6-2d.html