Table T5_1_1_1-1_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 5_1_1_1.1_2a
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully, explained things clearly, respected what they had to say, and spent enough time with them,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 9.00.38.50.311.70.712.11.4DSUDSU11.62.47.91.4
Age18–4411.30.410.80.513.61.012.51.7DSUDSUDSUDSU8.91.8
45–648.30.47.90.410.80.911.62.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over5.70.45.30.47.81.011.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale8.60.47.90.412.81.113.62.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female9.30.39.00.411.10.711.01.4DSUDSUDSUDSU7.41.8
Family incomebNegative/poor15.90.914.81.018.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low11.60.611.20.711.91.219.74.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle9.30.59.20.510.11.110.12.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High6.30.36.10.48.31.29.61.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school12.20.612.00.713.61.312.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate10.40.59.90.512.51.117.63.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college7.50.37.10.310.20.910.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSU7.31.9
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed9.30.49.00.411.10.811.61.4DSUDSUDSUDSU8.11.9
Not employed11.70.610.90.615.61.314.23.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private8.30.38.10.39.60.710.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSU6.51.5
Public only13.70.813.61.014.51.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured17.61.116.21.221.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only6.20.65.90.78.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.70.54.20.57.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public9.61.69.92.08.92.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan9.00.38.40.311.90.712.21.4DSUDSUDSUDSU7.61.5
  Large central metro9.50.58.90.611.41.010.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro8.20.57.60.511.81.310.92.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro9.00.68.40.612.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro10.10.89.60.913.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan9.10.79.00.710.31.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan9.40.89.10.812.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore8.51.58.71.66.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish8.60.38.20.311.50.79.51.7DSUDSU10.82.67.91.4
Other14.30.813.80.7DSUDSU14.62.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good7.80.37.30.310.40.711.21.4DSUDSU8.12.06.21.4
Fair/poor15.70.815.30.916.91.419.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.80.710.20.714.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities13.60.913.31.014.31.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities8.50.38.00.311.20.711.91.5DSUDSU8.42.07.81.6
U.S. bornYes8.50.38.20.311.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU8.21.5
No12.40.612.00.714.62.213.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Composite percent distribution of how often health providers listened carefully, explained things clearly, showed respect for what they had to say, and spent enough time with them. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods. Denominator includes adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_1-1_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/nhqrdr12/5_patientcenteredness/T5_1_1_1-1_2a.html