2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|65 and over||95.4||0.3||94.3||0.4||92.1||0.4|
|Ethnicityb||Hispanic, all races||89.0||0.7||83.2||0.7||83.6||0.7|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||93.5||0.2||91.7||0.2||91.0||0.2|
|Health insurance,c ages 18–64||Private||94.8||0.3||92.6||0.3||92.2||0.3|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||Medicare and private||97.0||0.4||95.1||0.4||93.4||0.5|
|Medicare and public||93.4||1.2||94.8||0.9||90.1||1.2|
|Education||Less than high school||87.7||0.8||82.9||0.7||83.7||0.7|
|High school graduate||91.3||0.5||90.8||0.4||89.6||0.4|
|At least some college||94.9||0.2||93.7||0.2||92.9||0.3|
|Location of residencee||Metropolitan||93.0||0.2||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Large central metro||91.6||0.5||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||94.3||0.4||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Activity limitationse||Basic activities||94.4||0.7||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||92.7||0.2||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.
b Estimates for race and ethnicity categories were tabulated using the 1997 standards for data year 1999 and beyond, and are not strictly comparable with estimates for earlier years.
c A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.
d 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.
e For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
DNA - Data have not been analyzed.
DNC - Data were 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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.