T16_3_1_2d

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_3_1.2d
People without a usual source of care who indicate a financial or insurance reason for not having a source of care, by education,a United States, 2008
  TotalaLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 17.90.925.21.618.61.013.61.1
Age18-4418.30.925.01.720.11.213.71.2
45-6418.61.630.43.417.12.314.22.1
65 and over6.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale15.30.920.82.016.31.211.41.1
Female21.51.332.22.222.11.716.31.7
RaceWhite, single race18.41.026.51.919.11.213.71.3
Black, single race17.01.521.23.717.22.014.02.4
Asian, single race10.42.2DSUDSUDSUDSU10.02.8
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races14.50.920.22.115.71.111.81.2
  Non-Hispanic, White14.11.120.62.815.51.411.51.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black16.71.420.33.317.02.014.12.5
Hispanic, all races28.81.831.22.729.12.524.62.6
Family incomebNegative/poor32.82.033.92.633.73.229.54.1
Near poor/low24.71.526.72.224.11.923.22.8
Middle14.71.419.13.313.71.813.52.0
High8.21.0DSUDSU8.71.67.21.2
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed16.60.824.41.918.11.112.51.0
Not employed25.91.831.52.923.82.322.43.1
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private8.50.811.32.09.91.37.30.9
Public only21.62.522.93.818.93.6DSUDSU
Uninsured32.91.634.42.230.42.034.43.0
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and privateDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan18.50.926.61.819.51.213.91.2
  Large central metro22.01.331.92.223.32.016.61.8
  Large fringe metro17.71.523.42.921.72.313.12.0
  Medium metro13.82.523.36.012.32.19.82.1
  Small metro16.32.920.23.716.43.7DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan14.62.218.64.015.22.9DSUDSU
  Micropolitan15.42.716.84.216.33.4DSUDSU
  Noncore13.03.421.96.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish14.70.920.22.016.01.111.81.2
Other29.92.232.43.030.83.325.23.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good16.30.822.71.617.31.112.71.1
Fair/poor33.92.739.83.832.44.228.05.4
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities30.43.739.76.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities37.74.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities17.00.824.21.618.01.012.81.1
U.S. bornYes14.90.920.32.016.01.212.11.2
No27.11.932.12.929.93.119.72.6

a. Persons age 18 and over. Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

b. Negative/poor refers to household 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 MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T16_3_1_2d: 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_3_1_2d.html