T9_1_1_2b

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 9_1_1.2b
Adult current smokers with a checkup in the past year who received advice in the last 12 months to quit smoking,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalNon-Hispanic  
  All racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.51.365.31.366.11.558.72.755.64.7
Age18-4457.42.258.52.358.92.651.53.947.25.3
45-6472.31.872.71.974.32.167.83.666.15.1
65 and over73.33.873.83.974.34.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale�62.92.064.22.165.92.352.14.450.45.9
Female65.81.966.11.966.12.363.73.359.86.0
Family incomebNegative/poor66.22.667.92.669.63.563.24.2DSUDSU
Near poor/low60.52.660.82.864.23.644.75.0DSUDSU
Middle65.32.566.32.666.03.062.65.1DSUDSU
High�64.93.065.63.166.23.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school�62.72.563.42.963.63.556.94.458.15.0
High school graduate�����63.22.364.22.565.72.852.34.9DSUDSU
At least some college����66.52.266.92.367.22.766.74.9DSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed61.01.762.21.862.62.156.63.347.84.7
Not employed�68.52.868.23.269.93.760.26.5DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private��62.82.063.42.063.32.263.74.352.56.1
Public only69.32.769.62.973.93.557.35.3DSUDSU
Uninsured52.83.854.94.357.05.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private�����DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan�65.01.465.91.467.11.659.22.955.95.1
  Large central metro59.72.859.03.160.44.360.24.763.16.3
  Large fringe metro70.72.571.82.573.22.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro64.63.065.13.063.52.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro66.23.568.43.870.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan62.43.263.03.362.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan64.34.364.94.365.05.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore55.76.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish64.91.365.21.365.91.558.72.757.97.0
Other59.55.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU52.75.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.51.463.21.463.91.757.63.155.95.0
Fair/poor73.22.874.13.075.43.563.06.0DSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities73.94.073.64.374.54.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities77.64.078.64.280.64.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities62.61.463.41.463.81.758.53.154.44.5
U.S. bornYes64.91.365.51.366.21.558.52.852.96.0
No59.95.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU57.86.1

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age groups: 18-44, 45-64, and 65 and over.

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.

c. Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

d. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_1_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/9_lifestylemodification/T9_1_1_2b.html