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_2.2a
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.00.868.20.953.
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.
Medicare and public66.
Medicare only62.31.663.51.850.33.969.45.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor60.42.463.52.846.84.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low63.71.765.41.953.63.861.07.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school62.91.665.91.849.83.649.36.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate67.31.468.41.653.34.773.06.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college68.
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.20.968.
  Large central metro66.51.569.41.754.
  Large fringe metro64.
  Medium metro69.71.770.21.856.
  Small metro69.32.970.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)66.62.568.22.542.44.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)66.73.367.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities70.81.371.91.461.
Complex activities66.62.866.93.365.35.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities65.

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

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.

c. 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; 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_2_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_2_2a.html