Table T9_1_1_6-2d

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_6.2d
People under age 65 with any period of uninsurance during the year, by education,a United States, 2009
  TotalaLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 30.70.752.41.336.40.920.90.7
Age18–4436.20.855.01.544.01.225.00.8
45–6423.20.847.01.826.81.315.70.9
GenderMale33.70.856.01.739.11.222.50.9
Female27.80.748.21.633.61.119.50.8
RaceWhite, single race30.00.854.31.535.31.119.80.8
Black, single race36.01.045.32.142.01.427.41.3
Asian, single race28.11.845.65.337.44.323.71.9
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race46.04.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races26.23.0DSUDSU30.85.321.03.7
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races26.70.644.21.533.71.019.20.7
  Non-Hispanic, White24.80.744.12.031.61.117.60.8
  Non-Hispanic, Black36.01.045.72.141.81.427.61.3
Hispanic, all races53.51.767.41.951.42.038.32.3
Family incomebNegative/poor57.21.460.72.156.92.252.92.4
Near poor/low51.11.261.61.852.31.641.81.9
Middle31.60.948.42.133.51.424.91.1
High13.60.728.12.918.81.610.70.7
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed27.80.755.91.534.21.018.60.7
Not employed40.01.147.71.642.31.632.01.4
Residence locationcMetropolitan30.00.753.31.435.41.020.70.7
  Large central metro34.91.056.22.241.61.624.71.1
  Large fringe metro24.61.049.42.829.71.616.71.1
  Medium metro29.61.951.53.834.62.320.71.6
  Small metro29.92.054.83.734.32.719.02.2
Nonmetropolitan34.81.848.93.440.82.222.72.3
  Micropolitan32.72.345.33.340.12.621.02.5
  Noncore39.22.555.34.642.44.226.83.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish26.80.644.01.433.50.919.20.7
Other58.71.970.72.060.72.541.92.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good30.10.753.91.336.11.020.60.7
Fair/poor35.31.445.62.538.32.224.81.9
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities25.81.637.53.326.42.218.72.1
Complex activities23.61.626.22.726.32.318.62.2
Neither basic nor complex activities31.10.755.31.337.61.020.90.7
U.S. bornYes27.20.644.81.433.70.919.20.7
No48.41.768.92.054.62.131.31.7

a Persons ages 18–64. 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.

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 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 T9_1_1_6-2d: 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_6-2d.html