Table 8_1_2-3a

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_2.3a
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.30.969.
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.61.372.01.352.73.969.36.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and public67.32.467.62.658.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare only61.31.563.51.747.83.957.56.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor57.12.559.93.344.84.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low63.31.866.21.949.34.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school63.01.764.
High school graduate67.71.470.21.551.04.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college69.01.470.11.551.24.671.84.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.
  Large central metro64.21.867.
  Large fringe metro67.71.769.31.849.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro69.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)69.32.570.32.550.26.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)66.32.868.12.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities69.01.570.71.651.43.475.47.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities66.
Neither basic nor complex activities67.

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.

c 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 8_1_2-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.