Table T9_1_1_5-2a

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 9_1_1_5.2a
People under age 65 who were uninsured all year, by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 15.50.515.60.615.90.714.31.4DSUDSU24.12.611.21.7
Age0–176.30.56.80.63.90.56.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18–4421.80.722.00.922.71.115.31.7DSUDSU42.25.217.93.1
45–6415.40.614.60.719.31.020.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSU15.83.8
GenderMale17.50.617.50.718.40.914.41.7DSUDSU29.83.814.22.4
Female13.50.513.60.613.70.714.11.5DSUDSU17.52.88.01.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor26.51.129.21.419.91.325.04.9DSUDSU34.63.411.32.9
Near poor/low26.10.927.51.119.51.426.84.3DSUDSUDSUDSU22.25.4
Middle15.10.615.30.814.81.114.02.4DSUDSUDSUDSU10.42.9
High6.20.55.80.58.41.28.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Education,b ages 18–64Less than high school37.01.339.11.627.41.829.34.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate23.20.922.41.026.01.323.54.1DSUDSUDSUDSU20.74.1
At least some college11.20.510.50.615.20.913.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSU11.53.1
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed17.30.617.20.718.80.914.11.6DSUDSU29.45.313.12.5
Not employed24.80.923.81.127.31.526.82.8DSUDSUDSUDSU27.15.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan15.10.515.20.715.60.714.11.4DSUDSU23.63.59.71.6
  Large central metro18.20.719.11.015.41.116.21.8DSUDSU28.34.716.33.5
  Large fringe metro11.90.611.70.714.01.311.82.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro14.71.514.61.816.91.511.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro15.51.615.41.918.22.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan17.51.217.11.318.92.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan16.01.315.21.519.03.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore20.82.221.02.418.54.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish12.50.412.00.415.60.710.31.6DSUDSU19.12.911.11.7
Other34.21.638.51.722.64.218.32.1DSUDSU43.55.6DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good14.90.515.00.615.30.714.31.4DSUDSU19.92.811.11.8
Fair/poor21.41.021.51.320.81.714.03.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities15.31.215.01.315.82.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities12.81.112.11.111.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities19.50.619.10.822.31.017.41.6DSUDSU33.85.017.32.6
U.S. bornYes12.40.412.00.415.10.77.51.4DSUDSU18.02.811.11.7
No36.21.744.22.125.13.318.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a 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.

b 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.

c 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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T9_1_1_5-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/9_facilitators_barriers/T9_1_1_5-2a.html