Table 17_3_5-1

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 17_3_5.1
People age 12 and over who received any illicit drug or alcohol abuse treatmenta in the last 12 months, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 1.60.11.60.11.60.11.60.11.60.11.40.11.50.1
Age12-171.30.11.40.11.40.11.40.11.60.11.40.11.50.1
18-442.30.12.20.12.50.12.30.12.20.12.10.12.00.1
45-641.40.21.40.21.10.21.30.21.20.20.90.11.20.2
65 and overDSUDSUDSUDSU0.30.10.40.20.10.10.20.1DSUDSU
GenderMale2.20.12.30.12.30.22.10.12.30.22.00.12.10.1
Female1.00.10.90.11.00.11.10.10.90.10.90.10.90.1
RaceWhite only1.60.11.50.11.60.11.50.11.40.11.40.11.40.1
Black only2.00.32.30.32.30.32.50.42.50.31.70.32.20.3
Asian onlyDSUDSUDSUDSU0.40.20.40.21.00.50.40.2DSUDSU
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSU1.60.61.00.5DSUDSU2.01.2DSUDSU
AI/AN only3.00.53.50.83.81.33.00.63.21.04.50.9DSUDSU
Multiple races1.60.42.90.81.60.41.70.42.90.82.61.02.20.6
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races1.70.11.70.11.50.11.60.11.60.11.30.11.50.1
  Non-Hispanic, White1.70.11.60.11.50.11.50.11.40.11.30.11.40.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black2.10.32.30.42.10.32.50.42.60.31.70.32.20.3
Hispanic, all races1.40.21.10.22.40.42.00.31.60.31.80.31.30.2
Family income,b age 18 and overNegative/poor3.60.43.70.43.70.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Near poor/low1.70.22.00.22.10.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Middle1.60.21.50.21.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
High1.10.10.90.10.80.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Education, age 18 and overLess than high school2.70.32.60.33.20.32.70.32.80.32.30.32.60.3
High school graduate1.80.22.00.21.80.21.80.21.80.11.60.11.50.2
At least some college1.30.11.00.11.10.11.20.11.00.11.00.11.10.1
County typecMetropolitan1.60.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large central and fringe metro1.60.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Medium metro1.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Small metro1.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Nonmetropolitan1.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

a Received any illicit drug or alcohol treatment refers to treatment received in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use. It includes treatment received at any location, such as a hospital, rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), mental health center, emergency room, private doctor's office, self-help group, or prison/jail. Any illicit drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic drug used nonmedically, based on data from original questions not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.

b Estimates are based on a revised definition of poverty that incorporates information on family income, size, and composition and is calculated as a percentage of the U.S. Census Bureau's poverty thresholds.� 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.�� Respondents with unknown poverty information were excluded.

c Metropolitan refers to all metropolitan areas; Large central and fringe metro, central and suburban counties in metro area of 1 million or more population; Medium metro, counties in metro area of 250,000 to less than 1,000,000; Small metro, counties in metro area of less than 250,000 population; Nonmetropolitan, all nonmetropolitan areas.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 17_3_5-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/17_utilization/T17_3_5-1.html