Table 8_1_5-3a

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_5.3a
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 60.30.962.60.944.82.646.43.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceMedicare and private64.
Medicare and public58.42.562.42.949.05.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare only53.41.655.91.842.
Family incomebNegative/poor46.
Near poor/low58.41.962.
EducationLess than high school53.81.757.41.937.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate59.71.662.21.646.84.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college64.01.365.41.451.
Location of residencecMetropolitan59.
  Large central metro52.
  Large fringe metro61.21.962.
  Medium metro63.81.865.
  Small metro60.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)63.82.365.12.442.98.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitationscBasic activities65.51.567.81.649.
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.

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_5-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.