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 8_1_1.2a
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 34.80.835.
Health insurancebPrivate39.
Family incomecNegative/poor31.51.931.72.430.93.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low29.71.831.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school30.
High school graduate33.51.535.11.827.13.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college40.
Location of residencedMetropolitan34.90.935.
  Large central metro32.91.433.61.832.72.536.45.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro35.91.736.41.929.54.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro33.91.734.61.927.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro39.63.340.23.738.25.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)38.93.538.63.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities38.
Complex activities37.
Neither basic nor complex activities34.

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.

b. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

c. 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.

d. For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T8_1_1_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_1_1_2a.html