T16_1_4_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_4.2c
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 55.50.824.82.146.41.659.61.367.51.4
RaceAI/AN onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian only38.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSU46.56.854.55.0
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only35.52.011.02.629.73.444.83.864.15.1
White only58.40.929.72.750.41.861.31.468.31.5
Multiple races53.66.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races22.51.9DSUDSU14.93.130.74.142.05.4
Non-Hispanic, all races58.10.828.62.449.51.761.51.468.51.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black36.12.011.32.729.93.545.93.964.35.1
  Non-Hispanic, White61.50.936.13.354.42.063.41.569.41.5
GenderFemale55.50.927.32.248.51.760.51.567.11.7
Male55.61.020.13.142.92.158.31.767.81.4
EducationLess than high school41.91.419.52.442.12.255.22.345.64.1
High school graduate58.41.332.43.951.92.362.61.867.82.3
At least some college61.81.129.94.246.42.661.31.969.91.6
Location of residencecMetropolitan54.30.922.22.444.51.857.11.666.81.5
  Large central metro41.61.514.83.231.32.844.12.758.22.9
  Large fringe metro60.21.828.36.150.93.861.12.668.42.8
  Medium metro57.21.625.75.945.53.360.43.270.72.7
  Small metro68.52.432.07.767.24.472.83.475.23.8
Micropolitan59.93.234.34.852.14.767.83.869.55.7
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)60.72.530.36.152.15.269.93.375.65.0
Activity limitationscBasic activities49.71.222.02.746.12.258.12.163.52.8
Complex activities47.42.419.34.848.54.454.44.667.06.3
Neither basic nor complex activities59.91.126.03.848.12.563.12.071.51.9

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_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_4_2c.html