Table T2_10_1_7-2a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_10_1_7.2a
Adults with obesity who ever received advice from a health professional about eating fewer high-fat or high-cholesterol foods,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 51.30.951.01.050.51.562.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSU59.26.2
Age18–4441.31.240.81.442.71.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45–6461.11.460.71.659.22.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over65.32.165.92.359.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale51.41.151.21.350.12.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female51.31.151.01.450.81.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor49.01.946.52.353.82.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low49.11.650.21.943.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle51.51.551.11.751.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High53.41.753.41.954.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school52.01.452.51.746.62.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate47.61.546.91.747.72.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college53.61.353.51.553.02.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed47.41.047.31.246.91.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed51.31.650.21.951.92.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private50.81.151.11.448.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only51.12.149.22.753.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured38.22.036.12.444.03.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only63.03.365.33.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private66.42.866.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public67.53.867.05.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan52.71.052.31.151.71.562.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro51.01.550.81.948.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro54.61.854.92.152.82.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro52.02.051.52.252.03.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro53.62.651.83.065.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan45.22.245.92.439.84.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan44.62.945.53.236.92.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore46.03.646.43.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish51.10.950.91.150.81.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU58.66.6
Other54.92.354.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.20.949.01.147.11.664.76.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor63.02.063.42.563.53.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities60.82.559.93.160.94.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities58.72.658.43.160.64.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities50.41.050.41.148.61.760.86.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes50.81.050.51.151.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No55.41.955.92.341.06.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_10_1_7-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/10_lifestylemodification/T2_10_1_7-2a.html