T16_4_5_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_4_5.2a
People with a usual source of care, excluding hospital emergency rooms, who has office hours at night or on weekends, by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.60.942.41.042.11.951.12.5DSUDSU30.73.943.84.0
Age0-1753.41.454.21.549.32.858.03.8DSUDSUDSUDSU57.05.0
18-4444.91.144.91.343.92.352.83.5DSUDSUDSUDSU35.35.5
45-6436.31.136.11.335.42.047.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over28.31.428.21.527.02.733.75.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale43.51.043.51.143.22.250.23.3DSUDSU32.45.642.34.5
Female41.90.941.51.041.21.951.82.7DSUDSU28.85.945.34.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor38.31.837.32.439.52.640.38.2DSUDSUDSUDSU45.06.8
Near poor/low38.71.538.01.740.72.843.26.4DSUDSUDSUDSU54.18.7
Middle43.81.343.11.545.32.951.44.9DSUDSUDSUDSU53.46.0
High44.81.344.91.441.83.454.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSU33.56.3
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school33.81.333.01.436.82.740.85.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate37.31.337.01.439.22.445.45.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college39.91.039.71.137.52.349.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSU30.74.8
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed41.91.041.71.141.42.153.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSU33.95.4
Not employed36.21.436.01.636.92.941.35.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private46.71.146.51.246.92.453.22.9DSUDSUDSUDSU47.05.4
Public only41.21.741.62.140.52.842.66.9DSUDSUDSUDSU36.25.3
Uninsured39.22.038.52.336.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only30.02.430.82.622.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private27.21.926.82.127.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public28.32.826.63.633.24.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan44.61.044.51.143.42.051.32.5DSUDSU29.95.545.94.0
  Large central metro45.81.345.81.444.12.951.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSU48.47.2
  Large fringe metro49.21.649.01.847.63.458.24.9DSUDSUDSUDSU47.87.8
  Medium metro39.52.440.12.635.73.542.76.0DSUDSUDSUDSU40.37.9
  Small metro40.12.639.82.642.86.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan32.82.933.03.230.35.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan34.73.434.63.736.67.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore29.24.530.14.714.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.90.942.91.042.01.951.83.3DSUDSU28.34.544.24.2
Other40.82.238.52.744.18.650.33.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good44.01.043.81.043.92.051.62.5DSUDSU29.04.344.84.5
Fair/poor31.51.431.31.629.42.544.46.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities29.71.429.11.633.52.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities31.11.831.32.132.03.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities40.10.939.81.039.52.050.72.7DSUDSU34.75.030.94.7
U.S. bornYes42.90.942.81.042.01.957.83.3DSUDSU30.24.144.34.2
No40.11.537.52.042.84.946.92.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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_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_4_5_2a.html