Table 1_1_1-2b

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_1.2b
Women age 40 and over who received a mammogram in the last 2 years,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.10.767.80.768.20.867.51.761.52.1
Age, not age adjusted40-6468.60.869.40.869.
65 and over65.
Health insurance,b ages 40-64Private74.20.974.40.974.
Public only68.
Health insurance, age 65 and over, not age adjustedMedicare and private70.21.470.31.469.41.575.64.769.09.1
Medicare and public52.
Medicare only62.
Family incomecNegative/poor51.
Near poor/low54.81.855.
EducationLess than high school54.21.952.92.450.
High school graduate64.41.364.91.465.51.666.
At least some college73.10.973.30.973.
Location of residencedMetropolitan68.60.869.50.870.20.968.11.762.42.2
  Large central metro67.81.369.61.570.61.969.12.761.12.7
  Large fringe metro69.01.469.11.469.81.664.
  Medium metro70.61.671.31.771.91.875.
  Small metro64.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)58.71.659.01.758.91.864.59.1DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetro)
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.01.661.91.762.01.965.23.654.24.5
Complex activities57.71.857.41.956.
Neither basic nor complex activities70.10.870.70.871.30.969.

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

b A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the “private” category only.

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: 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_1-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.