Table 9_1_3-2b

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_3.2b
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional to exercise more, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
  TotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
  All racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.20.960.80.961.11.161.11.850.22.1
Age18-4450.41.352.01.551.01.855.52.844.22.6
45-6467.11.268.51.268.91.567.42.455.93.1
65 and over64.92.064.12.264.42.565.44.174.34.9
GenderMale54.91.157.01.257.81.452.72.743.22.9
Female63.31.164.41.264.51.466.12.256.72.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor52.72.154.12.453.73.354.53.248.03.7
Near poor/low53.21.955.72.255.72.856.63.843.13.3
Middle56.61.457.71.655.91.864.83.351.43.5
High66.61.367.31.368.11.565.23.458.84.7
EducationbLess than high school50.61.851.82.150.12.755.53.448.12.5
High school graduate57.41.359.01.459.41.658.02.846.93.5
At least some college64.71.265.21.365.51.567.12.659.33.9
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed58.11.160.11.260.41.460.42.247.42.5
Not employed58.61.860.52.060.22.461.43.549.83.2
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private61.91.162.51.262.41.464.12.557.62.8
Public only60.32.362.62.662.23.465.44.051.54.1
Uninsured39.62.043.92.444.03.142.34.231.23.0
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only56.13.854.64.055.84.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private69.42.769.02.868.73.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public66.84.564.25.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan60.51.062.31.062.71.262.41.951.32.2
  Large central metro61.11.563.61.765.72.259.72.954.22.6
  Large fringe metro60.91.661.81.762.11.964.63.752.75.1
  Medium metro59.42.261.82.261.72.463.34.046.14.8
  Small metro59.82.661.62.661.03.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan54.12.155.32.155.72.352.65.338.15.6
  Micropolitan54.12.755.92.856.33.255.75.428.96.2
  Noncore54.23.054.33.254.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.30.960.90.961.11.161.21.853.23.1
Other49.52.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU47.62.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good56.91.058.91.059.31.258.72.045.32.2
Fair/poor69.31.669.11.769.02.172.33.370.73.4
Activity limitationscBasic activities69.81.769.91.868.62.178.53.069.14.5
Complex activities70.32.270.32.370.32.770.93.7DSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities56.51.058.21.158.61.358.12.047.92.2
U.S. bornYes60.00.960.80.960.91.161.01.951.03.2
No53.82.260.93.766.44.8DSUDSU49.52.6

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: SE: standard error.

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

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_3-2b: 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_3-2b.html