T16_1_2_2a

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_2.2a
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 36.40.533.50.551.80.928.31.349.48.664.03.951.62.1
Age0-1743.90.839.90.963.41.330.32.252.014.672.16.253.42.8
18-4438.00.535.90.649.91.128.01.551.37.965.24.153.42.8
45-6427.20.524.80.540.51.227.21.640.59.152.35.846.63.7
GenderFemale36.00.532.80.652.01.028.01.445.69.564.34.351.92.4
Male36.80.534.20.651.71.028.71.453.18.863.74.351.22.4
Family incomebNegative/poor83.80.882.81.187.21.270.94.0DSUDSU93.22.485.63.3
Near poor/low62.00.961.01.063.81.759.73.768.312.270.38.174.93.8
Middle29.20.628.20.733.41.526.92.2DSUDSU45.98.038.83.2
High9.70.39.00.416.31.28.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSU13.82.4
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school69.70.869.10.970.81.864.33.7DSUDSU89.72.876.65.9
High school graduate38.30.635.60.750.51.539.62.9DSUDSU61.85.557.34.8
At least some college20.30.418.40.531.71.018.31.129.67.233.95.237.13.0
Location of residencecMetropolitan35.10.531.90.651.10.928.31.351.39.360.54.449.82.2
  Large central metro39.30.836.21.053.01.430.51.856.28.059.55.543.83.8
  Large fringe metro26.90.823.80.943.22.024.72.1DSUDSU45.710.645.34.6
  Medium metro37.51.234.51.354.92.127.94.3DSUDSU68.87.858.64.4
  Small metro37.81.834.91.956.32.529.35.2DSUDSU61.614.055.55.5
Micropolitan42.41.739.61.858.52.430.45.7DSUDSU75.47.257.85.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)45.51.943.92.060.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSU68.715.468.17.0
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities59.51.155.61.375.11.951.66.1DSUDSUDSUDSU72.25.5
Complex activities63.71.060.31.277.21.953.75.1DSUDSU76.45.975.84.2
Neither basic nor complex activities29.60.527.30.542.81.124.41.3DSUDSU57.75.343.03.6

a. Estimates are not age adjusted.

b. Negative/poor refers to family 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 National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T16_1_2_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/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_2_2a.html