Table 1_1_1-2a

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_1.2a
Women age 40 and over who received a mammogram in the last 2 years,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.10.767.40.867.21.765.22.9DSUDSU59.66.852.75.8
65 and over65.
Health insurance,b ages 40-64Private74.20.974.
Public only68.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private70.21.469.51.575.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and public52.
Medicare only62.
Family incomecNegative/poor51.
Near poor/low54.81.853.
EducationLess than high school54.21.952.
High school graduate64.41.364.71.566.
At least some college73.10.973.
Location of residenceMetropolitan68.60.869.00.967.71.766.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSU58.06.7
  Large central metro67.81.367.81.769.12.761.14.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro69.01.469.61.562.
  Medium metro70.61.671.01.775.
  Small metro64.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)58.71.658.91.864.59.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.01.660.81.865.23.561.79.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities57.71.856.
Neither basic nor complex activities70.10.870.50.969.

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 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.

d 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.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 1_1_1-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.