T9_1_3_2a

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_3.2a
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional to exercise more, by race,a United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 57.41.057.41.155.01.864.56.3DSUDSUDSUDSU63.85.9
Age18-4449.01.349.11.546.22.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6469.21.269.71.465.12.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over62.62.162.02.564.64.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale53.81.354.11.446.83.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female60.81.260.91.460.01.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor57.01.956.02.556.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low55.51.755.61.955.03.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle55.41.755.81.952.92.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High61.11.661.01.958.63.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school�54.31.753.12.055.63.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate55.21.556.01.750.02.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college60.21.460.11.659.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed56.51.156.61.353.42.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed55.01.755.22.050.63.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private59.71.160.41.354.22.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only58.52.057.52.760.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured42.81.841.92.141.94.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only64.53.565.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private61.33.260.63.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public65.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan59.50.959.71.157.51.967.65.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro59.11.659.62.156.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro60.51.760.81.957.72.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro59.32.358.42.360.64.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro58.72.059.42.156.65.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan48.42.848.93.038.23.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan47.04.047.04.237.96.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore51.44.052.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish57.61.057.91.154.91.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other55.52.155.02.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good55.41.155.41.253.71.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor66.91.966.92.462.33.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities65.12.864.53.366.44.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities67.92.868.53.266.35.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities55.51.155.51.253.62.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes57.81.058.01.154.81.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No55.22.054.32.157.35.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_3_2a: 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_3_2a.html