T16_1_4_1a

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_4.1a
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a United States, 2005-2009
  20092008200720062005
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 55.50.856.00.956.40.857.20.959.10.7
RaceAI/AN onlyDSUDSU33.76.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian only38.43.940.93.435.43.238.63.138.14.1
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only35.52.036.92.036.51.935.31.934.71.8
White only58.40.958.61.059.40.960.21.062.20.7
Multiple races53.66.054.06.849.67.153.67.348.96.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races22.51.925.22.126.62.227.62.320.91.6
Non-Hispanic, all races58.10.858.30.958.60.959.30.961.70.7
  Non-Hispanic, Black36.12.037.22.136.91.935.51.934.81.8
  Non-Hispanic, White61.50.961.31.062.01.062.71.065.30.7
GenderFemale55.50.955.41.056.20.956.61.058.60.7
Male55.61.056.71.056.61.058.11.159.70.8
Family incomebNegative/poor24.82.122.92.025.22.126.82.329.41.8
Near poor/low46.41.646.31.647.21.648.21.849.91.3
Middle59.61.361.81.459.61.463.61.564.91.1
High67.51.466.51.570.11.569.51.871.61.2
EducationLess than high school41.91.444.11.442.61.541.71.442.21.1
High school graduate58.41.358.01.357.41.362.51.363.61.0
At least some college61.81.163.01.365.71.264.91.368.40.9
Location of residencecMetropolitan54.30.955.11.055.11.057.90.9DNADNA
  Large central metro41.61.540.81.742.81.747.41.647.41.3
  Large fringe metro60.21.861.91.659.71.861.41.762.11.4
  Medium metro57.21.661.21.963.21.863.72.064.61.5
  Small metro68.52.462.72.961.12.966.52.964.91.8
Micropolitan59.93.258.03.260.12.452.83.764.31.9
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)60.72.561.13.062.12.956.53.957.12.4
Activity limitationscBasic activities49.71.251.61.353.21.352.61.4DNADNA
Complex activities47.42.448.32.645.42.447.92.4DNADNA
Neither basic nor complex activities59.91.160.21.260.81.261.51.2DNADNA

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.

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T16_1_4_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_4_1a.html