Table T2_9_3_1-1_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 2_9_3_1.1_1
People with current asthma who are now taking preventive medicine daily or almost daily (either oral or inhaler),a United States, 2003–2009
  2009200820072006200520042003
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 25.11.025.91.228.31.230.91.331.21.129.71.229.61.3
Age0–1723.41.724.22.229.72.331.22.130.62.332.82.528.42.4
18–4416.51.516.71.619.91.923.72.123.11.920.51.821.41.9
45–6430.62.032.42.332.92.333.82.340.72.535.62.338.72.7
65 and over45.93.746.34.343.63.847.63.541.03.641.83.842.03.8
GenderMale25.31.528.41.925.71.729.21.929.61.828.51.730.72.0
Female24.91.424.11.429.21.631.21.632.11.630.81.628.51.6
RaceWhite, single race26.41.227.31.529.21.432.71.532.81.330.41.429.71.5
Black, single race22.21.720.32.126.02.625.12.628.12.731.52.830.33.0
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races25.51.126.21.328.71.331.71.432.51.330.01.329.61.3
  Non-Hispanic, White27.01.328.01.629.81.633.91.634.51.530.91.629.71.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black22.31.820.22.126.32.725.62.728.42.730.62.829.83.0
Hispanic, all races21.72.024.52.725.03.023.02.821.62.627.33.029.53.2
Family incomebNegative/poor20.11.523.52.123.02.231.52.725.92.630.52.327.92.4
Near poor/low23.91.924.62.223.82.828.32.627.32.626.72.125.12.3
Middle23.72.124.42.029.82.229.82.329.12.426.62.029.32.3
High30.72.230.12.732.82.432.02.237.72.233.92.335.02.3
EducationcLess than high school24.22.125.62.526.72.928.72.626.42.524.82.524.32.5
High school graduate24.81.827.22.230.63.031.92.932.32.928.92.627.72.7
At least some college27.31.926.72.026.52.030.72.133.52.129.62.234.12.4
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed21.81.721.61.724.41.826.81.929.31.726.51.726.11.9
Not employed20.41.824.02.226.13.029.22.930.13.024.92.732.23.0
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private24.11.424.91.728.61.629.11.731.61.629.91.629.81.7
Public only22.81.623.12.026.22.530.22.429.12.527.22.229.52.6
Uninsured9.62.114.93.113.43.517.44.213.53.115.54.416.73.4
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU47.66.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private46.65.447.96.445.45.749.25.145.24.743.15.244.14.9
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan25.51.126.51.428.91.331.71.531.81.329.41.329.61.4
  Large central metro24.72.125.32.123.62.226.42.026.91.924.22.327.02.5
  Large fringe metro25.81.930.02.632.72.536.23.136.12.934.82.632.22.8
  Medium metro24.32.423.12.930.93.030.43.133.12.631.22.530.22.5
  Small metro27.53.327.83.733.04.441.74.435.74.327.02.729.63.5
Nonmetropolitan23.22.322.42.424.93.227.32.828.42.331.72.830.83.0
  Micropolitan23.72.822.33.026.54.029.03.830.22.934.83.130.13.9
  Noncore21.94.623.34.523.45.024.23.826.02.925.45.132.03.6
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish25.51.025.71.328.51.331.21.431.81.229.71.229.51.3
Other19.22.427.43.125.13.623.73.419.64.629.05.132.35.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good24.01.224.11.427.81.429.31.430.51.328.11.427.61.5
Fair/poor33.22.730.72.430.52.741.23.037.52.938.42.739.82.8
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities31.33.126.22.531.04.134.63.732.54.133.53.635.53.4
Complex activities34.33.131.23.132.14.140.24.233.44.435.04.237.53.8
Neither basic nor complex activities24.11.625.01.626.51.730.71.832.61.827.81.830.31.8
U.S. bornYes25.41.025.81.228.81.3DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC29.91.3
No17.93.025.53.421.23.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC24.13.6

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using four age groups: 0–17, 18–44, 45–64, and 65 and over.

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 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.

d 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 T2_9_3_1-1_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_respiratorydiseases/T2_9_3_1-1_1.html