T14_1_13_2_2c

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_13.2_2c
Adults with limited English proficiency who had usual source of care, by family income,a United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.22.747.43.243.83.351.84.864.87.5
Age18-4435.83.240.33.829.93.434.95.8DSUDSU
45-6455.23.148.96.145.95.361.65.2DSUDSU
65 and over84.03.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale37.43.130.13.830.13.642.65.8DSUDSU
Female59.82.657.63.456.83.761.84.7DSUDSU
RaceWhite, single race47.53.142.73.244.73.551.95.7DSUDSU
Black, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single race60.15.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races58.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, WhiteDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, BlackDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races46.83.044.13.143.23.252.55.6DSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school49.93.447.93.945.34.254.46.5DSUDSU
High school graduate46.23.7DSUDSU40.56.145.06.8DSUDSU
At least some college53.65.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed38.73.134.14.430.53.442.85.2DSUDSU
Not employed53.43.351.64.150.25.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private65.63.4DSUDSU53.06.766.75.4DSUDSU
Public only69.53.673.43.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured25.42.726.43.323.13.026.15.6DSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public84.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan49.22.846.83.243.53.452.35.065.77.6
  Large central metro48.73.646.93.743.34.151.26.0DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro47.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro54.95.047.77.354.210.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan48.88.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other48.52.747.93.444.03.351.95.257.68.8
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.72.942.03.739.03.444.05.160.58.4
Fair/poor67.02.962.76.258.45.376.85.1DSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities86.84.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activitiesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities44.72.742.63.439.73.347.44.859.28.3
U.S. bornYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No48.32.746.83.243.23.451.85.060.67.9

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_13_2_2c: 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_2_2c.html