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_3.1a
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a United States, 2005-2009
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.30.565.60.566.80.466.30.568.20.4
RaceAI/AN only35.93.930.73.636.
Asian only71.31.374.31.373.21.472.11.472.21.4
NHOPI only50.48.648.17.852.48.569.79.263.810.0
Black only47.40.950.00.951.
White only66.30.568.50.569.70.569.10.570.90.4
Multiple races47.
EthnicityHispanic, all races37.30.939.90.941.70.940.00.942.40.8
Non-Hispanic, all races68.60.570.80.571.70.571.30.573.00.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black48.00.950.
  Non-Hispanic, White73.30.575.30.576.20.575.60.677.30.4
Family incomebNegative/poor15.30.819.
Near poor/low37.40.938.10.940.00.842.80.944.70.8
Education, ages 25-64Less than high school29.70.833.40.836.70.937.90.939.00.8
High school graduate61.40.664.40.765.60.666.30.768.30.6
At least some college79.70.482.30.482.30.482.20.483.40.3
Location of residencecMetropolitan64.60.566.50.567.80.567.50.5DNCDNC
  Large central metro60.30.862.60.864.10.862.20.863.30.6
  Large fringe metro72.90.873.90.975.80.975.90.977.20.7
  Medium metro62.
  Small metro62.01.862.41.863.61.664.51.967.01.6
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)57.31.760.91.762.11.661.21.765.81.4
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)54.41.961.
Activity limitations,c ages 18-64Basic activities40.
Complex activities36.
Neither basic nor complex activities70.30.573.50.572.60.572.00.5DNADNA

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.

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.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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_3_1a: 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_3_1a.html