T14_1_13_1_2b

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.

Table 14_1_13.1_2b
Adults with limited English proficiency and usual source of care who had assistance, by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalNon-Hispanic  
  All racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.51.971.17.0DSUDSUDSUDSU94.61.1
Age18-4489.72.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.31.4
45-6491.62.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.21.8
65 and over86.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.22.6
GenderMale�92.81.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.01.6
Female87.82.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.41.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor89.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.81.6
Near poor/low91.12.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.41.5
Middle88.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU93.22.5
HighDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school92.21.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.61.1
High school graduate84.14.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.43.2
At least some college84.04.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed92.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.71.2
Not employed87.52.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.71.8
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private87.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU92.52.0
Public only88.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU93.72.3
Uninsured95.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU97.41.1
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public84.97.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan89.32.071.07.0DSUDSUDSUDSU94.71.1
  Large central metro91.02.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.91.2
  Large fringe metro�82.65.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro86.84.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU92.34.1
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NonmetropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other89.51.971.17.0DSUDSUDSUDSU94.61.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.52.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.71.1
Fair/poor91.62.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.51.9
Activity limitationscBasic activities87.05.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.62.7
Complex activities�DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities90.31.771.87.0DSUDSUDSUDSU94.71.1
U.S. bornYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No90.21.973.27.0DSUDSUDSUDSU94.91.0

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_13_1_2b: 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_2b.html