T16_1_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 16_1_2.2c
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by family income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 36.40.583.80.862.00.929.20.69.70.3
Age0-1743.90.890.10.965.61.426.91.08.10.7
18-4438.00.578.51.461.01.031.40.712.40.5
45-6427.20.582.81.258.41.328.00.87.90.4
RaceAI/AN only64.03.993.22.470.38.145.98.0DSUDSU
Asian only28.31.370.94.059.73.726.92.28.81.0
NHOPI only49.48.6DSUDSU68.312.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only51.80.987.21.263.81.733.41.516.31.2
White only33.50.582.81.161.01.028.20.79.00.4
Multiple races51.62.185.63.374.93.838.83.213.82.4
EthnicityHispanic, all races62.00.992.40.874.91.242.91.317.41.2
Non-Hispanic, all races31.10.579.91.157.21.126.70.79.10.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black51.30.987.31.163.31.732.81.515.91.2
  Non-Hispanic, White26.50.575.61.754.01.325.30.88.30.4
GenderFemale36.00.584.40.960.71.027.10.78.70.4
Male36.80.583.11.063.31.031.30.710.60.4
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school69.70.893.10.775.81.249.41.626.72.3
High school graduate38.30.685.81.158.51.231.60.913.20.7
At least some college20.30.474.81.551.11.322.60.77.60.3
Location of residencecMetropolitan35.10.582.81.062.31.029.20.79.60.4
  Large central metro39.30.884.31.265.41.630.61.29.60.6
  Large fringe metro26.90.880.81.959.42.027.21.38.40.6
  Medium metro37.51.283.62.262.01.928.91.310.21.0
  Small metro37.81.877.73.557.92.630.82.613.51.7
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)42.41.786.52.060.62.428.22.29.71.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)45.51.990.71.861.23.630.62.311.51.8
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities59.51.192.41.173.42.043.92.117.61.8
Complex activities63.71.093.00.978.31.647.51.822.51.8
Neither basic nor complex activities29.60.569.82.054.91.127.20.99.30.5

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T16_1_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/nhqrdr11/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_2_2c.html