Table T2_9_3_1-1_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 2_9_3_1.1_2d
People with current asthma who are now taking preventive medicine daily or almost daily (either oral or inhaler),a by education,b United States, 2009
  Total bLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 25.81.224.22.124.81.827.31.9
Age18–4416.61.514.42.713.42.519.32.4
45–6430.72.034.04.832.34.228.83.2
65 and over46.03.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale25.72.125.04.123.73.627.72.8
Female26.01.623.72.426.02.526.72.5
RaceWhite, single race27.01.424.82.426.22.128.72.2
Black, single race23.02.421.43.619.03.828.74.4
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races26.21.324.02.425.42.027.82.0
  Non-Hispanic, White27.61.524.32.826.92.329.32.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black23.22.421.73.819.23.828.54.4
Hispanic, all races21.52.425.03.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor20.22.122.83.124.03.4DSUDSU
Near poor/low26.72.226.04.926.94.827.74.4
Middle23.82.5DSUDSU22.83.526.53.7
High29.92.5DSUDSUDSUDSU29.83.1
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed21.91.723.14.117.33.023.72.2
Not employed20.51.819.92.524.63.517.73.7
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private23.41.821.14.221.72.824.52.2
Public only24.02.126.93.225.84.0DSUDSU
Uninsured10.02.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private46.65.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan25.91.425.72.723.22.327.62.1
  Large central metro26.52.527.23.720.13.528.13.8
  Large fringe metro24.02.0DSUDSU20.14.425.52.8
  Medium metro23.83.026.84.421.74.223.73.6
  Small metro31.74.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan25.32.8DSUDSU29.34.9DSUDSU
  Micropolitan27.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish26.11.224.32.425.21.927.82.0
Other19.02.724.84.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good25.01.522.43.222.82.327.02.1
Fair/poor28.52.627.13.330.84.529.15.2
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities31.53.135.15.232.04.729.84.9
Complex activities34.53.135.85.1DSUDSU32.06.9
Neither basic nor complex activities24.21.619.53.122.32.426.72.1
U.S. bornYes26.01.324.82.424.72.027.72.0
No23.53.521.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSU

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

b 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.

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.

d 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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_9_3_1-1_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_respiratorydiseases/T2_9_3_1-1_2d.html