Table 1_2_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_2_1.2a
Women age 18 and over who received a Pap smear in the last 3 years,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 75.60.575.80.579.31.264.42.0DSUDSU67.54.874.53.5
Age18-4481.80.782.50.883.61.763.43.3DSUDSU79.57.289.43.9
45-6478.80.878.80.982.32.074.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over50.11.349.51.459.12.949.35.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance,b ages 18-64Private84.30.685.10.685.71.671.82.5DSUDSUDSUDSU85.04.3
Public only79.81.378.51.582.02.462.47.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured66.31.465.41.775.63.130.75.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private51.21.750.11.865.85.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and public46.13.046.83.650.16.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare only50.32.049.62.358.14.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor68.11.465.71.874.82.359.07.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low67.11.365.71.576.52.551.45.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle74.20.974.21.180.42.459.25.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High82.80.883.60.984.02.771.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSU76.55.3
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school66.31.564.61.873.52.760.36.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate72.01.172.01.275.32.559.05.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college81.30.681.50.786.41.472.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSU73.15.2
Location of residencedMetropolitan76.30.576.40.680.01.265.22.0DSUDSU72.16.375.74.3
  Large central metro75.20.975.61.178.61.862.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSU76.56.3
  Large fringe metro78.10.978.31.079.22.272.74.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro76.31.175.91.285.82.161.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro74.81.674.71.775.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)72.21.773.21.872.45.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)74.01.974.72.171.57.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities71.51.670.21.877.73.166.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities66.41.764.32.173.33.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities78.20.578.70.681.41.465.22.3DSUDSU70.56.174.45.7

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: 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 February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_2_1-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/1_cancer/T1_2_1-2a.html