T16_1_4_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_4.2a
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by race, United States, 2009
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 55.50.858.40.935.52.038.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSU53.66.0
GenderFemale55.50.958.61.034.92.236.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSU53.48.6
Male55.61.058.11.136.52.641.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSU53.87.9
Family incomebNegative/poor24.82.129.72.711.02.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low46.41.650.41.829.73.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle59.61.361.31.444.83.846.56.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High67.51.468.31.564.15.154.55.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school41.91.446.71.524.42.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate58.41.361.11.335.53.443.88.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college61.81.163.11.250.53.350.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan54.30.957.21.037.22.137.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSU58.96.9
  Large central metro41.61.544.91.832.42.825.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro60.21.861.62.051.34.540.76.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro57.21.659.21.735.15.256.48.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro68.52.470.62.436.97.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan59.93.262.73.223.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)60.72.562.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities49.71.253.21.329.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities47.42.452.62.821.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities59.91.162.21.243.53.249.34.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_4_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_4_2a.html