Table 8_1_2-2

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 8_1_2.2
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a United States, 1999-2004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.70.765.60.765.90.763.20.764.60.765.90.8
Asian only58.05.763.15.958.25.557.
Black only45.82.448.
White only66.40.767.20.867.90.864.80.866.30.867.30.8
Multiple races65.58.8DSUDSU49.17.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races54.62.746.62.849.42.752.22.655.62.656.42.6
Non-Hispanic, all races65.30.766.70.766.90.763.80.765.00.866.50.8
Non-Hispanic, Black46.22.448.32.349.82.447.62.448.22.350.82.3
Non-Hispanic, White67.20.868.60.868.80.865.40.866.60.868.00.8
Health insuranceMedicare and private68.70.969.70.870.50.966.70.868.40.968.90.9
Medicare and public61.
Medicare only58.61.557.81.658.41.457.91.457.71.462.41.4
Family incomebNegative/poor52.
Near poor/low61.71.562.51.761.81.658.81.460.11.362.11.6
EducationLess than high school57.91.457.41.457.81.358.01.357.
High school graduate64.71.368.21.367.
At least some college69.

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

b 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.

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 8_1_2-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.