Table T2_7_2_3-3a

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_7_2_3.3a
People age 12 and over who needed treatment for an alcohol problem and who received such treatment at a specialty facility in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2010
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 8.50.78.20.711.92.2DSUDSUDSUDSU8.52.5DSUDSU
Age12–176.11.06.11.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18–447.10.67.10.77.81.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45–6414.42.113.12.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and overDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale8.80.88.30.914.13.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female8.01.18.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school14.82.212.52.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate10.81.311.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college5.90.86.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
County typebMetropolitan8.10.77.80.811.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro7.41.26.61.312.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro8.71.68.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro8.31.18.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro8.32.28.52.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan11.31.510.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan10.01.99.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore13.63.513.33.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Received alcohol treatment at a specialty facility refers to treatment received at a hospital (inpatient), a rehabilitation facility (inpatient or outpatient), or mental health center in order to reduce or stop alcohol use, or for medical problems associated with alcohol use. Respondents were classified as needing treatment for an alcohol problem if they met at least one of three criteria during the past year: (1) were dependent on alcohol; (2) abused alcohol; or (3) received treatment for alcohol use at a specialty facility.

b Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to those of previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/urban_rural.htm#documentation for details.

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: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_7_2_3-3a: 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_mentalhealthsubstanceabuse/T2_7_2_3-3a.html