Table T5_1_1_3-1_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_3.1_2a
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8.60.38.10.310.90.812.42.0DSUDSU10.23.08.92.0
Age18–4411.20.510.80.513.11.112.82.4DSUDSUDSUDSU11.83.1
45–647.60.57.20.59.81.112.42.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over4.90.54.50.56.21.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale8.00.57.30.511.41.215.32.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female9.00.48.70.410.50.810.41.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor15.61.014.81.218.62.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low11.00.810.40.810.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle9.10.59.10.68.51.110.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High5.80.45.50.47.51.59.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school11.60.811.40.913.91.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate9.80.69.40.611.21.217.54.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college7.10.46.70.49.21.010.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSU10.93.2
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed8.90.48.60.49.60.912.51.8DSUDSUDSUDSU12.23.3
Not employed11.50.710.60.816.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private7.80.37.60.48.60.89.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only13.81.013.71.314.71.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured17.91.316.41.521.02.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only4.80.74.40.87.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.40.74.10.75.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public7.01.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan8.60.38.00.410.90.812.62.1DSUDSUDSUDSU9.32.3
  Large central metro9.20.68.80.710.41.210.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro7.70.67.20.610.81.611.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro8.30.87.70.811.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro9.81.29.11.311.52.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan8.70.88.50.810.82.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan8.70.98.40.912.32.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore8.61.68.81.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish8.10.37.70.410.60.89.21.9DSUDSUDSUDSU9.02.1
Other14.21.213.51.1DSUDSU15.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good7.40.36.90.39.80.811.82.1DSUDSUDSUDSU7.92.2
Fair/poor15.00.914.91.115.11.617.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.00.89.60.912.81.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities12.51.112.41.212.52.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities8.10.37.60.310.50.912.72.1DSUDSUDSUDSU8.92.4
U.S. bornYes8.10.37.70.410.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.12.2
No12.00.911.60.811.02.413.62.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a 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_3-1_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_3-1_2a.html