T16_4_5_2b

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_5.2b
People with a usual source of care, excluding hospital emergency rooms, who has office hours at night or on weekends, by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic 
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.60.943.01.042.81.142.22.040.01.7
Age0-1753.41.455.91.757.71.949.92.944.42.4
18-4444.91.145.71.345.81.544.22.440.32.0
45-6436.31.136.61.236.41.535.82.132.32.5
65 and over28.31.428.31.528.31.625.62.727.63.3
GenderMale43.51.043.91.143.81.243.32.341.42.0
Female41.90.942.41.042.01.241.42.038.71.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor38.31.838.72.137.43.240.22.737.13.6
Near poor/low38.71.538.91.838.22.140.42.837.72.4
Middle43.81.344.21.443.61.745.62.940.52.5
High44.81.344.71.444.81.541.63.445.53.0
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school33.81.334.21.633.11.936.42.932.72.1
High school graduate37.31.337.01.436.41.639.22.440.82.4
At least some college39.91.040.21.140.01.237.72.336.42.4
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed41.91.042.31.142.01.341.72.138.72.1
Not employed36.21.436.61.636.42.037.02.933.92.4
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private46.71.147.01.246.81.346.92.544.12.2
Public only41.21.742.82.144.02.941.72.937.52.9
Uninsured39.22.039.32.538.83.036.13.638.83.0
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only30.02.430.42.631.52.821.33.524.24.4
Medicare and private27.21.927.02.026.72.126.24.5DSUDSU
Medicare and other public28.32.827.93.226.14.431.54.830.15.7
Residence locationcMetropolitan44.61.045.21.145.21.343.72.141.41.7
  Large central metro45.81.347.01.747.52.044.33.042.32.1
  Large fringe metro49.21.649.61.849.32.047.83.445.13.5
  Medium metro39.52.439.82.640.52.836.03.637.95.5
  Small metro40.12.640.62.740.12.743.76.436.16.5
Nonmetropolitan32.82.933.43.133.83.429.75.123.43.9
  Micropolitan34.73.435.03.535.03.935.87.026.47.0
  Noncore29.24.530.25.031.25.414.83.721.24.2
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.90.942.81.042.71.142.02.044.12.1
Other40.82.250.24.650.410.8DSUDSU36.42.2
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good44.01.044.51.144.31.244.22.041.01.8
Fair/poor31.51.431.31.531.21.928.52.632.72.7
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities29.71.429.61.529.01.733.52.730.23.0
Complex activities31.11.830.81.930.82.332.33.935.04.3
Neither basic nor complex activities40.10.940.51.040.21.239.62.037.21.8
U.S. bornYes42.90.943.01.042.91.142.11.942.12.0
No40.11.543.82.140.93.843.85.235.72.1

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: 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_2b: 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_2b.html