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2011 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.

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Adults with limited English proficiency and usual source of care who had assistance, by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.51.992.71.4DSUDSU75.07.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age18-4489.72.492.32.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6491.62.293.92.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over86.54.691.73.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale92.81.994.12.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female�87.82.391.91.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor89.93.194.22.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low91.12.290.92.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle88.23.292.32.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
HighDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school92.21.893.81.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate84.14.790.05.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college84.04.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed92.61.895.21.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed87.52.989.63.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private87.43.291.02.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only88.93.189.43.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured95.42.097.31.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public���84.97.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan89.32.092.71.5DSUDSU74.77.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro91.02.693.31.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro�82.65.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro86.84.893.13.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NonmetropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other89.51.992.71.4DSUDSU75.07.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good�88.52.691.82.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor91.62.394.41.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities87.05.195.92.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities�DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities90.31.792.11.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No90.21.993.21.4DSUDSU77.36.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_13_1_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_13_1_2a.html