T16_1_2_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 16_1_2.2b
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 36.40.531.10.526.50.551.30.962.00.9
Age0-1743.90.836.70.829.40.963.01.469.01.1
18-4438.00.532.70.629.00.649.21.161.50.9
45-6427.20.524.70.521.60.640.51.249.11.2
GenderFemale36.00.530.90.526.00.651.41.062.00.9
Male36.80.531.40.527.10.651.11.062.00.9
Family incomebNegative/poor83.80.879.91.175.61.787.31.192.40.8
Near poor/low62.00.957.21.154.01.363.31.774.91.2
Middle29.20.626.70.725.30.832.81.542.91.3
High9.70.39.10.48.30.415.91.217.41.2
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school69.70.863.61.160.71.469.81.877.01.1
High school graduate38.30.635.90.732.40.850.41.553.21.4
At least some college20.30.419.00.416.80.531.61.034.11.1
Location of residencecMetropolitan35.10.529.30.523.90.650.51.061.10.9
  Large central metro39.30.830.60.921.71.052.61.561.31.1
  Large fringe metro26.90.823.30.819.40.842.72.054.72.2
  Medium metro37.51.232.31.227.81.354.22.165.82.0
  Small metro37.81.835.01.931.52.155.72.662.33.3
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)42.41.739.21.436.11.558.22.469.74.8
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)45.51.942.51.840.71.959.93.370.25.1
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities59.51.158.01.253.31.474.91.972.82.2
Complex activities63.71.062.31.158.11.376.91.976.51.9
Neither basic nor complex activities29.60.525.30.521.90.642.41.156.91.1

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.

Key: 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_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/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_2_2b.html