Table T9_2_1_3-2d

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_2_1_3.2d
People who had a dental visit in the calendar year, by education,a United States, 2009
  TotalaLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 41.30.621.80.834.00.852.40.8
Age18–4436.20.823.11.127.51.245.91.1
45–6446.80.820.81.338.61.257.31.0
65 and over44.51.119.71.540.61.761.81.4
GenderMale37.20.719.31.130.81.047.71.0
Female45.20.824.31.137.11.056.60.9
RaceWhite, single race43.50.822.20.936.40.954.90.9
Black, single race27.91.118.31.620.81.238.51.8
Asian, single race40.81.725.53.034.93.144.92.3
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race26.03.523.55.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races35.43.0DSUDSU28.65.446.04.0
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races44.20.724.51.135.70.954.00.8
  Non-Hispanic, White47.40.826.31.338.91.057.10.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black27.81.118.31.620.71.238.31.8
Hispanic, all races23.21.115.91.022.91.633.51.9
Family incomebNegative/poor23.31.116.31.223.01.633.32.0
Near poor/low26.30.915.81.325.21.336.91.7
Middle37.60.824.11.532.11.246.71.1
High56.41.038.52.647.91.660.91.1
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed42.60.721.01.133.21.051.80.8
Not employed34.41.024.31.430.11.546.11.7
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private50.10.734.61.840.51.156.30.8
Public only23.51.221.41.622.11.828.92.3
Uninsured14.50.810.10.815.21.318.31.5
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only37.61.816.72.035.52.855.02.9
Medicare and private54.61.630.33.247.92.366.71.9
Medicare and other public18.82.311.02.022.35.0DSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan42.20.722.70.834.40.852.60.8
  Large central metro38.00.920.11.229.41.248.61.2
  Large fringe metro45.81.126.82.038.81.654.41.3
  Medium metro43.31.921.51.935.21.755.02.0
  Small metro42.82.124.92.335.02.254.92.5
Nonmetropolitan36.81.718.12.232.42.051.22.2
  Micropolitan38.72.319.53.032.62.552.92.8
  Noncore33.02.415.92.132.03.646.83.0
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish44.00.724.21.035.80.854.00.8
Other23.41.116.71.220.61.634.22.2
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.20.723.30.835.20.853.50.8
Fair/poor29.51.017.11.328.11.642.02.0
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities37.31.221.51.933.01.851.92.0
Complex activities34.21.623.52.030.32.446.93.2
Neither basic nor complex activities42.50.722.40.834.80.952.70.8
U.S. bornYes43.50.724.21.035.30.854.00.8
No31.31.217.01.227.81.943.41.7

a Persons age 18 and over. 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_2_1_3-2d: 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_2_1_3-2d.html