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_5.1b
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a United States, 2000-2004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 57.00.855.70.856.20.854.20.853.40.8
Asian only34.75.735.45.432.
Black only39.22.437.
White only59.20.857.90.858.80.856.70.855.80.8
Multiple races52.08.4DSUDSU52.67.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races34.12.831.52.627.62.533.02.630.52.7
Non-Hispanic, all races58.40.857.10.857.90.855.30.854.60.8
Non-Hispanic, Black39.22.437.
Non-Hispanic, White60.90.859.60.960.40.857.90.956.90.8
Health insuranceMedicare and private61.90.960.00.960.80.959.30.958.11.0
Medicare and public53.
Medicare only48.91.548.41.649.91.547.11.545.31.5
Family incomebNegative/poor42.
Near poor/low54.91.656.21.553.81.450.71.551.01.4
EducationLess than high school48.31.447.81.547.31.449.31.443.31.3
High school graduate58.11.357.91.357.91.353.61.356.11.3
At least some college62.

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

b. 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

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_5_1b: 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_5_1b.html