Table 9_1_1-2d

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 9_1_1.2d
Adult current smokers with a checkup within the past year who received advice in the last 12 months to quit smoking,> by education,a United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.21.565.22.465.12.267.72.5
Age18-4461.02.359.14.158.03.564.94.3
45-6470.62.167.54.172.33.170.23.1
65 and over69.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale65.52.062.93.864.73.267.93.5
Female66.82.067.93.465.52.867.43.4
RaceWhite, single race65.21.764.62.965.62.565.12.9
Black, single race68.93.160.55.664.35.282.04.5
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races66.91.566.62.665.32.268.52.6
  Non-Hispanic, White66.11.866.83.365.92.666.03.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black68.93.260.45.764.35.282.04.5
Hispanic, all races55.34.756.25.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor67.92.968.74.064.85.1DSUDSU
Near poor/low59.03.059.34.857.25.0DSUDSU
Middle67.52.665.95.164.04.272.24.1
High67.73.0DSUDSU71.24.365.84.0
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed65.41.959.23.865.22.867.83.0
Not employed67.02.867.64.266.34.067.05.9
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private66.72.058.24.567.83.168.43.0
Public only71.32.974.14.470.64.8DSUDSU
Uninsured54.14.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.41.666.42.964.82.470.22.8
  Large central metro69.62.670.54.465.34.272.24.1
  Large fringe metro69.03.4DSUDSU69.24.873.15.6
  Medium metro67.73.0DSUDSU63.44.575.05.3
  Small metro57.84.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan61.43.661.65.166.44.7DSUDSU
  Micropolitan61.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish66.31.565.32.665.72.267.52.6
Other62.95.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.81.762.33.361.12.566.82.9
Fair/poor74.22.771.04.280.13.671.25.2
Activity limitationscBasic activities74.82.776.94.475.14.873.35.3
Complex activities75.53.078.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities63.81.760.53.162.82.766.42.8
U.S. bornYes66.41.565.92.665.02.268.12.5
No63.35.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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 MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_1-2d: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/9_lifestyle_modification/T9_1_1-2d.html