Table T9_2_1_3-1

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_2_1_3.1
People who had a dental visit in the calendar year, United States, 2002–2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.20.642.20.643.60.543.10.543.30.643.60.644.00.643.50.5
Age0–1745.41.044.10.946.60.946.70.945.51.046.51.046.10.844.30.8
18–4436.10.836.70.737.80.737.40.738.10.838.70.739.90.739.70.7
45–6446.70.847.40.948.40.847.70.848.10.848.60.849.50.949.40.8
65 and over44.21.143.91.244.61.143.51.144.71.343.01.242.01.342.31.1
GenderMale38.80.638.50.739.90.639.90.640.00.740.10.640.30.639.90.5
Female45.50.745.80.647.20.646.20.646.50.647.00.747.60.746.90.6
RaceWhite, single race44.30.744.40.746.00.645.60.645.70.745.90.646.70.746.40.6
Black, single race30.31.029.61.030.91.130.61.030.51.130.51.029.01.028.20.8
Asian, single race41.01.841.71.939.42.137.92.141.02.242.72.238.12.138.12.2
NHOPI, single race33.17.1DSUDSU50.16.364.14.841.04.938.35.744.07.749.18.6
AI/AN, single race34.23.433.04.129.34.326.54.232.64.432.04.035.83.531.24.6
Multiple races38.62.940.22.838.72.735.92.536.62.641.83.043.63.034.32.5
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races44.90.744.80.646.30.646.10.646.00.646.10.646.80.646.20.5
  Non-Hispanic, White48.20.848.10.749.80.749.70.649.50.749.40.750.70.750.30.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black30.11.029.61.030.81.130.81.030.41.130.21.028.91.128.10.8
Hispanic, all races27.80.828.20.828.91.026.50.827.81.028.91.027.20.926.40.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor26.80.926.20.827.60.926.11.027.10.926.50.826.20.825.91.0
Near poor/low29.30.930.10.930.10.828.81.029.70.929.90.930.10.829.50.8
Middle40.40.840.50.941.20.840.80.841.50.941.90.842.40.941.10.7
High56.61.055.50.957.00.857.40.856.90.857.90.858.30.958.10.7
EducationbLess than high school21.80.823.30.824.60.923.20.825.40.923.80.824.30.725.10.7
High school graduate34.00.835.00.835.90.836.20.937.00.937.20.939.50.840.00.8
At least some college52.40.852.40.753.60.752.90.753.60.754.40.754.70.854.50.6
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed42.50.742.70.843.50.642.50.643.50.744.30.744.80.745.00.6
Not employed34.41.035.51.137.41.138.11.036.91.036.51.039.21.137.51.0
Health insurance, ages 0–64Any private50.50.750.10.751.20.650.90.650.90.751.30.751.80.750.90.6
Public only31.21.130.91.032.20.932.11.130.70.931.00.931.51.029.00.9
Uninsured15.50.817.20.819.61.116.10.917.30.818.40.918.71.019.10.8
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only37.21.838.81.938.01.838.32.036.62.034.41.836.41.934.91.7
Medicare and private54.51.552.31.554.41.552.11.553.31.751.21.548.91.550.31.3
Medicare and other public18.62.222.32.622.72.316.61.824.22.825.03.121.82.318.81.8
Residence locationcMetropolitan42.90.743.10.644.00.643.80.644.40.744.70.644.80.744.20.6
  Large central metro38.30.939.60.840.00.839.50.939.81.040.31.039.60.939.40.7
  Large fringe metro46.91.146.81.247.91.047.91.048.11.147.41.048.51.247.91.1
  Medium metro44.31.643.71.344.21.445.31.545.81.546.91.647.41.547.31.3
  Small metro43.41.942.91.646.41.843.22.146.41.747.12.046.32.243.31.9
Nonmetropolitan38.41.637.81.541.51.439.71.137.71.438.41.440.11.439.91.3
  Micropolitan39.72.441.11.942.81.640.61.539.01.638.11.941.11.841.81.8
  Noncore35.72.531.21.839.22.738.02.435.32.439.02.538.32.636.22.1
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish44.80.644.80.646.50.646.20.646.10.646.40.647.10.646.20.5
Other27.91.028.51.027.11.224.81.027.01.126.81.125.51.126.61.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.70.643.70.645.00.644.40.544.80.645.00.645.50.645.20.5
Fair/poor30.01.031.30.931.91.132.91.031.41.033.01.032.51.130.00.9
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities37.31.238.21.338.41.238.41.036.91.137.11.139.11.136.51.1
Complex activities34.21.633.61.634.41.434.51.332.71.233.41.235.71.333.31.2
Neither basic nor complex activities42.40.742.80.743.90.643.30.644.30.744.30.644.90.745.00.6
U.S. bornYes44.20.644.40.646.00.6DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC46.40.645.60.5
No31.71.231.21.231.41.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC32.21.132.81.1

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.

DNC - Data were not collected.

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_2_1_3-1: 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_2_1_3-1.html