Table 9_1_4-2c

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_4.2c
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional about eating fewer high-fat or high-cholesterol foods, by family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 51.60.845.91.946.92.048.31.558.71.4
Age18-4439.11.231.92.233.22.639.01.946.52.5
45-6460.11.362.73.154.43.255.22.364.31.9
65 and over66.42.165.25.164.14.065.93.869.23.4
GenderMale50.01.243.93.344.52.744.32.057.81.8
Female53.11.146.92.248.42.452.22.059.82.0
RaceWhite, single race51.60.945.22.346.52.247.31.659.21.5
Black, single race51.51.843.63.447.63.853.83.558.13.6
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races52.80.945.32.249.42.349.41.758.91.4
  Non-Hispanic, White53.41.144.63.050.12.748.71.959.61.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black51.21.843.53.547.43.953.13.557.93.6
Hispanic, all races44.61.947.63.737.02.942.73.255.24.9
EducationbLess than high school47.31.744.22.847.22.846.03.156.64.8
High school graduate48.81.243.03.443.73.145.72.158.82.7
At least some college56.11.353.04.452.24.052.62.459.21.7
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed47.71.033.63.135.22.543.91.757.11.6
Not employed53.41.850.32.855.73.353.43.655.94.3
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private52.01.150.75.041.72.947.51.757.81.6
Public only51.92.347.63.056.33.657.65.7DSUDSU
Uninsured32.51.830.33.030.03.232.13.3DSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only60.33.8DSUDSU61.36.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private70.12.6DSUDSUDSUDSU72.74.571.93.9
Medicare and other public65.04.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan52.50.946.72.246.52.149.51.759.21.5
  Large central metro53.81.549.53.643.82.950.22.663.62.6
  Large fringe metro53.01.650.15.044.95.050.83.356.62.4
  Medium metro50.42.139.34.948.23.950.23.555.63.2
  Small metro51.92.547.65.752.65.543.14.862.54.5
Nonmetropolitan47.91.942.93.748.24.944.23.055.43.7
  Micropolitan48.22.544.55.047.25.947.23.652.04.6
  Noncore47.33.0DSUDSU50.07.339.94.5DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish52.40.945.72.147.52.249.31.659.11.4
Other43.42.446.64.642.83.739.83.7DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good48.10.939.02.339.92.145.01.556.21.5
Fair/poor67.01.760.93.067.03.563.93.276.13.0
Activity limitationscBasic activities69.01.767.63.270.73.466.83.270.73.4
Complex activities67.32.260.53.672.63.968.14.268.35.2
Neither basic nor complex activities47.30.938.02.237.72.144.21.656.41.5
U.S. bornYes51.80.945.02.247.72.248.61.658.21.5
No50.22.249.74.442.53.646.13.463.24.7

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_4-2c: 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_4-2c.html