T14_1_13_2_2d

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_2d
Adults with limited English proficiency who had usual source of care, by education,a United States, 2008
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.62.849.93.446.23.753.65.5
Age18-4436.03.235.03.935.84.6DSUDSU
45-6455.83.256.93.754.57.4DSUDSU
65 and over84.43.282.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale�37.93.236.13.736.44.5DSUDSU
Female59.92.662.73.053.74.358.16.9
RaceWhite, single race47.93.247.73.544.14.655.16.9
Black, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single race60.05.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races59.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, WhiteDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, BlackDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races47.13.047.63.442.44.552.45.1
Family incomebNegative/poor47.53.247.93.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low�44.63.445.34.240.56.1DSUDSU
Middle52.05.054.46.545.06.8DSUDSU
High64.67.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed38.93.237.43.939.35.044.25.4
Not employed53.63.357.14.247.05.8DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private65.43.467.64.363.96.7DSUDSU
Public only69.63.670.84.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured25.82.828.43.421.44.0DSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public85.04.780.26.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan49.62.849.83.446.43.853.25.6
  Large central metro49.03.650.04.843.84.452.36.8
  Large fringe metro47.74.754.76.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro55.35.149.05.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan50.18.550.49.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other48.82.849.83.545.03.850.65.2
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.93.043.33.844.33.945.74.9
Fair/poor67.82.968.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities86.84.084.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activitiesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities45.02.845.23.543.13.947.04.8
U.S. bornYesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No48.72.849.43.444.43.852.25.1

a. 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.

b. 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.

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_2d: 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_2d.html