T9_1_1_2c

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_1.2c
Adult current smokers with a checkup in the past year who received advice in the last 12 months to quit smoking,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.51.366.22.660.52.665.32.564.93.0
Age18-4457.42.261.93.352.24.055.84.559.25.0
45-6472.31.872.43.567.84.674.13.372.83.1
65 and over73.33.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale62.92.066.94.655.74.265.53.563.03.9
Female65.81.966.03.365.43.564.33.366.85.1
RaceWhite, single race65.11.467.33.463.33.264.92.865.53.3
Black, single race58.62.763.24.144.34.962.85.1DSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races����DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races��65.31.367.92.660.82.866.32.665.63.1
  Non-Hispanic, White��66.11.569.63.564.23.666.03.066.23.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black��58.72.763.24.244.75.062.65.1DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races��55.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school�62.72.566.34.061.54.556.24.8DSUDSU
High school graduate�63.22.365.74.657.24.666.94.061.14.7
At least some college66.52.269.24.865.05.369.74.066.33.7
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed61.01.757.94.855.23.863.93.361.63.3
Not employed������68.52.871.73.464.25.554.45.9DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private����62.82.0DSUDSU59.04.964.03.463.73.6
Public only69.32.775.53.362.55.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured52.83.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only��DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private�DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan���65.01.467.53.261.23.064.72.565.53.1
  Large central metro��59.72.861.65.057.45.259.54.458.87.0
  Large fringe metro70.72.5DSUDSUDSUDSU68.24.770.94.4
  Medium metro������64.63.0DSUDSUDSUDSU64.85.7DSUDSU
  Small metro66.23.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan���62.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan������64.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore55.76.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish64.91.367.32.760.92.864.92.665.73.1
Other59.55.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good�62.51.463.23.555.83.264.42.663.43.1
Fair/poor73.22.872.84.072.94.968.07.4DSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities��73.94.075.03.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities77.64.076.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities62.61.460.63.956.03.265.32.763.23.1
U.S. bornYes64.91.366.32.760.32.865.72.665.93.0
No�59.95.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; 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_2c: 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_2c.html