Table T7_1_1_1-1

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 7_1_1_1.1
Adults age 65 and over who received at least 1 prescriptiona of the 11 medications that should be avoided in older adults, calendar year, United States, 2002–2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 2.00.22.20.32.70.32.30.32.70.33.00.43.10.43.30.3
Age65–692.00.42.00.52.60.53.30.73.60.84.30.94.30.92.70.5
70–741.90.51.80.52.90.82.20.63.20.72.30.52.70.63.70.6
75–793.40.83.30.83.30.9DSUDSUDSUDSU3.10.62.80.74.30.9
80 and over1.20.32.00.62.20.61.90.41.90.52.10.52.60.62.60.6
GenderMale1.30.31.50.32.20.52.00.42.00.42.50.41.70.42.20.4
Female2.60.42.70.43.00.42.60.43.20.53.40.54.20.54.10.5
RaceWhite, single race1.90.32.10.32.90.42.40.32.70.33.20.43.30.43.30.4
Black, single race2.60.73.51.0DSUDSU2.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU..DSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races2.00.32.20.32.60.32.20.32.80.33.10.43.10.43.30.3
  Non-Hispanic, White1.80.32.10.32.90.42.30.32.80.43.30.43.40.43.30.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black2.50.73.51.0DSUDSU2.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU1.80.52.80.72.70.8
Family incomebNegative/poor2.20.72.50.7DSUDSUDSUDSU3.51.0DSUDSU3.70.93.90.9
Near poor/low2.20.62.10.63.10.72.50.52.90.72.80.72.00.54.70.8
Middle2.40.51.80.53.00.62.80.62.20.53.40.63.70.82.80.5
HighDSUDSU2.60.62.10.52.20.52.70.62.70.63.40.72.20.5
EducationcLess than high school2.20.42.90.62.60.62.50.51.90.52.90.73.00.54.10.6
High school graduate2.40.51.70.42.70.62.10.52.90.62.90.63.30.63.20.6
At least some college1.50.42.20.52.70.62.50.53.20.63.30.73.00.62.50.5
Health insuranceMedicare only2.30.51.90.52.10.51.90.52.50.52.50.51.50.42.60.6
Medicare and private1.80.42.20.43.40.62.50.42.50.43.20.53.90.53.20.4
Medicare and other public2.20.62.90.8DSUDSU2.90.84.21.13.50.9DSUDSU5.41.0
Residence locationdMetropolitan1.70.22.10.32.50.42.10.32.60.33.00.43.10.43.20.4
  Large central metro1.70.42.00.6DSUDSU1.60.43.00.72.50.52.50.63.20.6
  Large fringe metro1.70.5DSUDSUDSUDSU2.90.62.10.63.20.9DSUDSU3.20.8
  Medium metro1.90.53.30.74.21.02.70.82.40.73.20.74.40.92.80.6
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan3.20.72.50.73.40.83.10.73.10.83.00.63.30.83.60.6
  Micropolitan3.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSU3.00.7DSUDSU3.70.83.71.14.10.8
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU2.60.7
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish2.10.32.20.32.90.42.40.32.90.33.00.43.30.43.30.3
OtherDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good1.80.31.90.32.10.31.90.32.60.42.50.43.10.42.80.4
Fair/poor2.70.53.00.74.40.83.70.83.00.64.50.93.20.64.60.6
Activity limitationsdBasic activities2.80.52.30.54.10.83.30.63.60.63.80.63.80.74.60.6
Complex activities4.00.9DSUDSU5.41.6DSUDSU5.51.14.81.0DSUDSU5.91.1
Neither basic nor complex activities1.60.32.10.41.90.41.80.32.30.42.30.42.80.42.50.4
U.S. bornYes2.20.32.20.33.00.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC3.30.43.30.3
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Prescription medications received includes all prescribed medications initially purchased or otherwise obtained during calendar year, as well as any refills. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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.

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: 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 T7_1_1_1-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/7_efficiency/T7_1_1_1-1.html