T17_3_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 17_3_5.1
People age 12 and over who received any illicit drug or alcohol abuse treatmenta in the last 12 months, 2002-2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 1.70.11.60.11.60.11.60.11.60.11.60.11.40.11.50.1
Age12-171.20.11.30.11.40.11.40.11.40.11.60.11.40.11.50.1
18-442.50.12.30.12.20.12.50.12.30.12.20.12.10.12.00.1
45-641.40.21.40.21.40.21.10.21.30.21.20.20.90.11.20.2
65 and overDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU0.30.10.40.20.10.10.20.1DSUDSU
GenderMale2.40.22.20.12.30.12.30.22.10.12.30.22.00.12.10.1
Female1.00.11.00.10.90.11.00.11.10.10.90.10.90.10.90.1
RaceWhite only1.70.11.60.11.50.11.60.11.50.11.40.11.40.11.40.1
Black only1.90.262.00.32.30.32.30.32.50.42.50.31.70.32.20.3
Asian only0.20.1DSUDSUDSUDSU0.40.20.40.21.00.50.40.2DSUDSU
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU1.60.61.00.5DSUDSU2.01.2DSUDSU
AI/AN only2.80.563.00.53.50.83.81.33.00.63.21.04.50.9DSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSU1.60.42.90.81.60.41.70.42.90.82.61.02.20.6
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races1.70.11.70.11.70.11.50.11.60.11.60.11.30.11.50.1
  Non-Hispanic, White1.70.11.70.11.60.11.50.11.50.11.40.11.30.11.40.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black2.00.32.10.32.30.42.10.32.50.42.60.31.70.32.20.3
Hispanic, all races1.70.21.40.21.10.22.40.42.00.31.60.31.80.31.30.2
Family income,b age 18 and overNegative/poor3.80.43.60.43.70.43.70.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Near poor/low2.30.31.70.22.00.22.10.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Middle1.60.21.60.21.50.21.70.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
High1.00.11.10.10.90.10.80.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Education, age 18 and overLess than high school3.00.32.70.32.60.33.20.32.70.32.80.32.30.32.60.3
High school graduate2.00.21.80.22.00.21.80.21.80.21.80.11.60.11.50.2
At least some college1.30.11.30.11.00.11.10.11.20.11.00.11.00.11.10.1
County typecMetropolitan1.70.1DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large central metro1.80.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large fringe metro1.60.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Medium metro1.30.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Small metro1.90.3DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Nonmetropolitan1.80.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Micropolitan1.90.3DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Noncore1.70.23DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

a. Received any illicit drug or alcohol treatment refers to treatment received in order to reduce or stop drug or alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with drug or alcohol use. It includes treatment received at any location, such as a hospital, rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), mental health center, emergency room, private doctor's office, self-help group, or prison/jail. Any illicit drug includes marijuana/hashish, cocaine (including crack), heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, or any prescription-type psychotherapeutic drug used nonmedically, based on data from original questions, not including methamphetamine items added in 2005 and 2006.

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. Respondents with unknown poverty information were excluded.

c. Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to those of previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/urban_rural.htm#documentation for details.

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: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T17_3_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/nhqrdr11/17_utilization/T17_3_5_1.html