Table 9_1_3-2a

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_3.2a
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional to exercise more, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.20.959.01.061.31.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age18-4450.41.348.91.555.92.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6467.11.267.21.467.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over64.92.065.22.365.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale54.91.155.21.352.82.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female63.31.162.91.266.32.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor52.72.151.52.554.53.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low53.21.952.32.256.73.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle56.61.454.81.665.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High66.61.367.41.465.43.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school50.61.848.82.055.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate57.41.357.31.558.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college64.71.264.81.467.12.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed58.11.157.81.360.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed58.61.857.92.061.23.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private61.91.161.61.264.42.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only60.32.359.12.765.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured39.62.038.52.242.14.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only56.13.857.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private69.42.769.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public66.84.566.95.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan60.51.060.21.162.71.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro61.11.561.31.760.42.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro60.91.660.91.864.53.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro59.42.258.72.363.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro59.82.659.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan54.12.154.52.252.15.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan54.12.754.33.154.95.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore54.23.054.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.30.960.31.061.41.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other49.52.648.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good56.91.056.61.159.02.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor69.31.669.41.872.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities69.81.768.71.978.53.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities70.32.270.22.571.03.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities56.51.056.31.158.32.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes60.00.959.91.161.21.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No53.82.253.32.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a 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.

b 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.

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_3-2a: 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_3-2a.html