T16_4_5_1

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_4_5.1
People with a usual source of care, excluding hospital emergency rooms, who has office hours at night or on weekends, United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.60.942.50.742.90.843.90.842.70.844.20.845.40.7
Age0-1753.41.453.51.153.91.256.41.153.91.155.31.256.51.1
18-4444.91.143.61.144.11.144.71.144.51.045.41.145.61.0
45-6436.31.137.71.037.31.037.91.236.41.139.51.040.21.0
65 and over28.31.426.41.127.11.326.91.425.71.126.01.229.81.2
GenderMale43.51.043.50.844.00.944.71.044.50.945.31.046.40.8
Female41.90.941.70.842.00.943.20.841.20.843.30.844.40.8
RaceWhite, single race42.41.042.10.842.80.943.70.943.00.843.90.945.30.8
Black, single race42.11.942.91.644.21.443.51.639.81.744.01.946.71.8
Asian, single race51.12.547.93.344.83.147.23.549.23.149.93.243.93.3
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU57.513.040.57.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race30.73.940.07.230.36.341.05.940.85.942.06.835.04.9
Multiple races43.84.047.03.444.04.247.83.236.93.050.13.750.73.7
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races43.01.042.60.842.90.944.00.942.80.844.20.945.80.8
  Non-Hispanic, White42.81.142.00.942.71.043.71.043.10.943.91.045.70.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black42.22.042.91.644.11.543.41.739.51.743.91.946.71.8
Hispanic, all races40.01.742.31.543.01.543.31.542.41.544.11.442.31.3
Family incomeaNegative/poor38.31.838.51.640.91.635.71.438.31.740.51.638.21.5
Near poor/low38.71.538.91.440.11.540.01.438.51.540.01.442.91.3
Middle43.81.342.71.243.01.245.41.343.71.145.01.247.71.1
High44.81.345.01.144.71.146.81.145.21.146.41.146.61.1
EducationbLess than high school33.81.335.61.337.41.437.41.336.21.236.61.238.31.1
High school graduate37.31.337.81.138.41.140.31.340.11.240.41.242.41.1
At least some college39.91.038.80.938.51.038.21.037.21.040.01.040.60.9
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed41.91.041.60.941.80.942.61.042.20.943.61.044.50.9
Not employed36.21.437.61.337.51.337.71.436.31.239.31.438.51.3
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private46.71.146.60.946.90.948.41.047.20.948.41.049.00.9
Public only41.21.740.71.441.01.441.31.339.81.642.71.642.81.6
Uninsured39.22.041.22.040.61.840.91.740.81.942.52.045.51.7
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only30.02.426.92.029.12.030.62.425.11.928.32.131.92.1
Medicare and private27.21.924.91.525.81.625.61.726.01.425.51.629.11.6
Medicare and other public28.32.831.92.928.92.624.92.625.62.823.12.426.02.6
Residence locationcMetropolitan44.61.044.80.845.40.946.50.945.70.846.60.947.40.8
  Large central metro45.81.346.11.245.81.145.41.145.21.247.01.245.51.0
  Large fringe metro49.21.649.61.452.01.552.71.552.61.353.31.455.41.4
  Medium metro39.52.439.51.939.52.440.42.539.82.141.51.943.11.7
  Small metro40.12.638.92.940.13.246.62.941.53.838.24.241.63.6
Nonmetropolitan32.82.931.91.831.22.031.31.529.31.732.42.035.61.9
  Micropolitan34.73.430.22.331.12.132.22.128.92.331.42.535.72.5
  Noncore29.24.535.03.131.54.129.83.430.02.834.23.635.42.7
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.90.942.50.843.00.944.00.942.40.844.00.945.90.8
Other40.82.242.91.942.01.743.01.945.71.945.92.039.61.6
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good44.01.043.70.844.40.845.30.944.00.845.60.846.40.8
Fair/poor31.51.433.01.331.51.333.41.332.91.232.91.237.01.2
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities29.71.430.41.328.91.429.81.329.51.230.21.232.61.2
Complex activities31.11.830.61.730.61.632.41.630.41.429.91.433.11.4
Neither basic nor complex activities40.10.939.40.840.20.940.51.039.70.941.50.942.40.8
U.S. bornYes42.90.942.50.8DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC44.10.945.70.8
No40.11.542.91.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC45.31.642.01.6

a. 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.

b. 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.

c. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DNC - Data not collected.

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_4_5_1: 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_4_5_1.html