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 16_1_2.1b
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a United States, 2000-2004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 30.90.414.40.313.60.312.
RaceAI/AN only54.73.619.83.322.43.417.82.917.83.0
Asian only27.91.610.
Black only45.20.926.20.825.70.824.20.824.10.8
White only28.40.412.40.311.
Multiple races37.
EthnicityHispanic, all races57.80.823.10.621.40.618.70.516.50.5
Non-Hispanic, all races26.10.412.90.312.30.311.
Non-Hispanic, Black44.50.926.00.825.60.824.10.824.00.8
Non-Hispanic, White22.00.410.
Family incomebNegative/poor77.10.944.
Near poor/low53.70.925.20.723.80.721.60.618.70.6
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school60.20.820.20.620.50.718.50.517.80.5
High school graduate29.90.510.
At least some college16.
Residence locationUrban32.10.415.10.313.80.312.80.312.00.3

a. Estimates are not adjusted.

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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T16_1_2_1b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_2_1b.html