T9_2_4_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_2_4.2a
Overweight adults with doctor-diagnosed arthritis who reported they received health care provider counseling about weight reduction,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.11.440.71.647.73.244.18.2DSUDSUDSUDSU49.58.2
Age18-4441.92.540.12.949.25.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6444.71.443.71.547.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over38.61.437.91.643.13.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderFemale45.61.843.52.252.53.950.812.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Male37.72.237.62.435.65.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance,b ages 18-64All persons under 65 years43.91.942.92.148.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU39.811.6
  Private42.72.241.52.548.55.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Public47.13.547.04.248.56.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Uninsured38.53.735.34.149.38.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overAll persons 65 years and over37.91.437.31.642.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and private36.21.935.32.047.05.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and public42.63.740.64.146.48.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare only38.82.739.23.137.05.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor46.23.544.04.850.35.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low40.42.940.13.541.25.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle40.02.737.82.950.16.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High44.42.743.72.954.99.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school45.64.444.35.149.58.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate38.72.137.12.347.05.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college44.31.843.52.048.84.149.49.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan43.91.642.81.948.03.551.79.3DSUDSUDSUDSU46.98.5
  Large central metro50.33.148.44.154.04.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro43.33.342.93.643.07.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro39.93.039.73.439.06.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro41.03.040.23.852.49.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)34.13.430.32.945.88.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)35.54.636.64.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities52.32.651.73.153.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities48.82.747.73.352.55.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities36.11.734.61.944.44.033.18.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data and health insurance data for age 65 and over are unadjusted.

b. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

c. Negative/poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; 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.

d. For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_2_4_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_musculoskeletal/T9_2_4_2a.html