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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_4.1
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional about eating fewer high-fat or high-cholesterol foods,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.21.050.00.848.50.948.10.847.40.948.30.947.70.7
Age18-4439.21.239.11.236.31.236.71.235.41.337.31.335.91.0
45-6460.01.360.11.360.21.358.61.459.41.360.31.359.91.1
65 and over61.42.366.42.166.02.065.41.863.82.061.62.163.11.9
GenderMale49.61.448.81.247.51.346.41.246.11.246.91.347.90.9
Female48.91.151.31.149.71.050.11.148.81.149.61.147.81.0
RaceWhite, single race49.11.149.50.949.01.048.61.048.31.048.51.047.60.8
Black, single race48.31.751.71.745.41.647.31.544.82.247.31.946.81.7
Asian, single race53.56.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races60.05.7DSUDSU58.65.752.35.652.34.859.85.8DSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races48.81.150.50.949.21.049.60.948.61.049.21.049.10.8
  Non-Hispanic, White48.71.250.21.050.11.250.91.149.91.149.71.149.30.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black48.01.751.31.745.81.647.11.544.72.247.41.846.71.7
Hispanic, all races53.01.848.11.845.71.740.91.841.02.044.31.838.61.7
Family incomebNegative/poor48.42.046.81.845.01.846.21.940.41.946.61.943.11.8
Near poor/low46.12.044.81.945.31.441.31.843.51.743.31.743.61.6
Middle49.11.748.41.446.71.648.61.548.41.446.81.447.91.4
High52.11.755.71.553.61.652.71.551.31.853.81.552.11.3
EducationcLess than high school49.11.744.51.643.31.543.41.445.01.445.31.642.11.4
High school graduate46.01.547.21.247.41.445.21.345.51.345.21.446.41.2
At least some college51.71.454.91.352.01.353.21.350.81.552.71.452.01.2
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed46.71.146.21.043.91.143.81.043.71.044.61.144.30.9
Not employed46.01.847.51.948.01.847.01.844.71.848.41.744.41.7
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private49.01.049.31.147.11.247.61.147.41.248.01.147.11.0
Public only48.72.150.82.249.72.147.51.847.52.147.31.844.92.0
Uninsured36.91.932.31.832.31.829.71.827.61.834.41.933.61.8
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only65.43.660.33.859.93.659.23.961.43.954.64.361.93.3
Medicare and private58.03.670.12.669.42.568.72.466.62.864.22.865.92.6
Medicare and other public63.85.265.04.365.34.465.04.557.85.062.44.752.84.3
Residence locationdMetropolitan51.31.051.20.949.31.048.50.947.71.049.00.948.00.8
  Large central metro50.81.553.11.551.11.546.91.445.81.749.71.650.21.6
  Large fringe metro54.01.851.61.547.72.052.22.147.91.950.51.748.41.6
  Medium metro50.12.048.41.948.61.846.92.250.81.946.42.044.71.5
  Small metro48.82.850.02.448.83.146.52.046.32.349.12.447.72.7
Nonmetropolitan40.52.245.41.845.52.146.61.946.12.144.52.246.41.4
  Micropolitan40.72.945.22.448.42.648.02.346.92.444.52.945.72.0
  Noncore40.43.645.63.040.83.743.93.544.73.644.52.447.62.0
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish48.91.050.60.949.31.049.40.948.30.949.01.048.80.8
Other52.32.145.62.342.01.937.12.039.42.542.42.137.22.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good47.11.047.50.946.01.046.01.045.11.045.71.045.60.8
Fair/poor59.11.963.02.059.92.060.31.957.71.959.51.757.72.0
Activity limitationsdBasic activities53.62.565.02.662.02.458.62.260.72.562.22.257.52.0
Complex activities58.83.164.12.863.72.661.02.360.22.560.12.659.42.2
Neither basic nor complex activities47.51.047.40.945.61.045.60.945.31.046.01.045.90.9
U.S. bornYes49.21.050.00.9DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC49.20.948.80.8
No49.81.950.22.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC41.42.038.62.0

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.

DNC - Data not collected.

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_4_1: 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_4_1.html