2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|65 and over||15.7||0.7||16.1||0.8|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||30.2||0.9||31.7||1.0|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||17.8||0.4||18.1||0.4|
|Health insurance,b ages 0–64||All persons ages 0–64||19.6||0.4||20.1||0.5|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||All persons age 65 and over||15.7||0.7||16.1||0.8|
|Medicare and private||12.4||0.9||13.7||1.1|
|Medicare and public||29.4||1.9||28.3||2.0|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||26.2||0.9||26.1||1.0|
|High school graduate||18.5||0.6||18.8||0.7|
|At least some college||15.6||0.5||15.9||0.5|
|Location of residenced||Metropolitan||18.6||0.4||19.2||0.4|
|Large central metro||21.6||0.6||22.4||0.7|
|Large fringe metro||13.3||0.6||14.4||0.7|
|Activity limitations,d age 18 and over||Basic activities||20.3||0.6||20.2||0.8|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||17.5||0.4||18.5||0.4|
a Estimates are not age adjusted.
b A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.
c 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.
d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A: Data Sources.
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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.