Table T9_1_3_5-2c

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_3_5.2c
People in fair or poor health with a specific source of ongoing care,a by family income,b United States, 2010
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 87.90.683.
65 and over96.90.596.60.996.
Asian only86.92.890.13.585.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only86.
White only88.50.782.91.687.91.391.
EthnicityHispanic, all races80.01.677.22.781.22.878.63.789.65.8
Non-Hispanic, all races89.50.684.61.489.
  Non-Hispanic, Black86.
  Non-Hispanic, White90.70.885.
Health insurance,c ages 0–64All persons ages 0–6492.80.691.
Health insurance, age 65 and overAll persons age 65 and over96.90.596.60.996.
Medicare and private98.50.8DSUDSU98.41.697.71.7100.00.0
Medicare and public95.
Medicare only96.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school85.
High school graduate88.
At least some college89.
Location of residencedMetropolitan87.40.782.11.486.31.390.
  Large central metro87.
  Large fringe metro88.41.481.13.482.03.493.
  Medium metro88.01.378.
  Small metro85.22.679.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)88.51.583.63.890.42.890.93.4DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)91.21.788.
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities90.40.684.71.589.
Complex activities92.20.689.01.491.
Neither basic nor complex activities75.61.963.

a Estimates are not age adjusted.

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. 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.

c A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.                                                                                                                        

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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T9_1_3_5-2c: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.