Table 8_1_5-1

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_5.1
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a United States, 2005-2008
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 60.30.957.80.957.30.956.30.7
Asian only46.43.434.54.437.84.437.04.6
Black only44.82.644.42.536.
White only62.60.960.
EthnicityHispanic, all races37.02.732.42.833.22.829.02.4
Non-Hispanic, all races62.00.959.
Non-Hispanic, Black45.22.644.72.536.
Non-Hispanic, White64.
Health insuranceMedicare and private64.
Medicare and public58.42.556.92.357.12.553.32.1
Medicare only53.41.651.31.849.01.645.71.5
Family incomebNegative/poor46.
Near poor/low58.41.954.
EducationLess than high school53.81.751.61.947.31.748.71.4
High school graduate59.71.658.91.561.01.657.11.2
At least some college64.01.361.81.561.81.561.71.2
Location of residencecMetropolitan59.
  Large central metro52.
  Large fringe metro61.21.959.
  Medium metro63.81.858.
  Small metro60.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)63.82.362.42.457.52.860.51.9
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitationscBasic activities65.51.564.71.363.11.4DNADNA
Complex activities63.
Neither basic nor complex activities58.

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

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.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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_5-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.