Table T2_1_3_3-1

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_1_3_3.1
Adults age 50 and over who received a fecal occult blood test in the last 2 years,a United States, 2000, 2003, 2005, and 2008
  2008200520032000
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 14.70.517.10.422.10.524.00.5
Age50–6413.10.615.10.519.60.621.90.6
65 and over16.50.719.40.625.20.726.60.8
RaceAI/AN onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU25.86.9
Asian only15.32.212.92.318.33.024.43.6
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only13.71.115.71.222.31.320.51.3
White only14.90.517.40.522.10.524.60.5
Multiple racesDSUDSU17.54.328.95.520.45.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races11.41.212.11.315.41.313.51.2
Non-Hispanic, all races14.90.517.50.422.60.524.70.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black13.61.115.71.222.31.320.41.3
  Non-Hispanic, White15.20.517.90.522.70.625.20.6
GenderMale15.20.717.30.622.80.823.20.8
Female14.30.617.00.521.70.624.90.6
Health insurance,b ages 50–64Private13.50.716.10.621.20.723.70.7
Public only17.11.618.01.521.41.622.62.0
Uninsured6.71.36.70.97.31.09.21.2
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private17.61.020.80.826.30.928.51.0
Medicare and public15.91.720.81.725.51.920.72.0
Medicare only14.61.316.21.222.71.423.41.3
Family incomecNegative/poor10.61.111.31.115.01.215.61.3
Near poor/low13.11.015.40.917.50.920.31.1
Middle14.20.818.00.822.30.823.50.9
High16.90.918.70.726.20.929.01.0
EducationLess than high school11.70.912.40.815.40.916.60.8
High school graduate12.70.716.50.721.30.822.90.8
At least some college17.20.719.90.626.20.729.10.8
Location of residencedMetropolitan15.30.5DNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large central metro15.60.916.40.8DNADNADNADNA
  Large fringe metro14.71.016.40.8DNADNADNADNA
  Medium metro16.11.019.50.9DNADNADNADNA
  Small metro14.11.417.51.3DNADNADNADNA
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)13.51.516.41.4DNADNADNADNA
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)10.71.415.01.3DNADNADNADNA
Activity limitationsdBasic activities14.60.8DNADNADNADNADNADNA
Complex activities14.61.1DNADNADNADNADNADNA
Neither basic nor complex activities15.30.6DNADNADNADNADNADNA

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data 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 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

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

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_1_3_3-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/1_cancer/T2_1_3_3-1.html