Table 1_1_1-1

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 1_1_1.1
Women age 40 and over who received a mammogram in the last 2 years,a United States, 1999-2008
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.10.766.60.669.50.570.40.670.30.5
65 and over65.
RaceAI/AN only59.66.867.17.4DSUDSU48.86.461.86.2
Asian only65.22.954.03.558.23.755.64.357.14.3
Black only67.21.764.31.669.91.567.81.570.91.4
White only67.40.867.30.669.90.671.40.670.80.6
Multiple races52.75.863.65.367.
EthnicityHispanic, all races61.
Non-Hispanic, all races67.80.767.40.670.00.671.10.670.80.6
Non-Hispanic, Black67.51.764.71.570.01.567.91.570.81.5
Non-Hispanic, White68.20.868.20.770.40.672.20.671.20.6
Health insurance,b ages 40-64Private74.20.974.20.776.00.776.90.776.30.7
Public only68.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private70.21.467.41.372.
Medicare and public52.
Medicare only62.
Family incomecNegative/poor51.
Near poor/low54.81.855.11.460.31.557.31.459.41.5
EducationLess than high school54.21.953.71.458.31.457.01.456.21.4
High school graduate64.41.364.
At least some college73.10.972.50.875.20.776.20.777.40.7
Location of residenceMetropolitan68.60.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large central metro67.81.366.51.1DNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large fringe metro69.01.469.81.1DNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Medium metro70.61.666.61.2DNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Small metro64.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)58.71.663.41.9DNADNADNADNADNADNA
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities61.01.6DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Neither basic nor complex activities70.10.8DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.� Age data and health insurance data for age 65 and over are unadjusted.

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c Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the poverty line; near poor/low refers to income above the poverty line and below 200 percent of the Federal poverty line; middle refers to incomes between 200 percent and 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, refers to incomes 400 percent of the poverty line and over.� Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 1_1_1-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.