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_2.2b
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.00.867.70.869.10.953.
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.
Medicare and public66.
Medicare only62.31.662.81.764.
Family incomebNegative/poor60.42.460.72.964.43.646.84.658.54.8
Near poor/low63.71.764.61.866.
EducationLess than high school62.91.663.61.867.
High school graduate67.31.468.21.569.51.653.14.845.37.0
At least some college68.
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.20.967.
  Large central metro66.51.568.71.673.01.853.
  Large fringe metro64.
  Medium metro69.71.769.51.869.81.958.16.473.75.0
  Small metro69.32.969.92.971.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)66.62.566.72.568.52.541.14.3DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)66.73.367.
Activity limitationscBasic activities70.81.371.71.473.11.560.
Complex activities66.62.867.
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: 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_2b: 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_2b.html