2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age, not age adjusted||0–17||21.8||0.7||20.7||0.5|
|65 and over||15.6||0.8||14.1||0.6|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||26.8||1.0||23.1||0.7|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||16.4||0.5||16.9||0.4|
|Health insurance,b ages 0–64||Private||13.1||0.4||13.8||0.4|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||Medicare and private||13.6||1.0||11.7||0.8|
|Medicare and public||28.2||2.2||30.8||2.2|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||25.6||1.0||21.1||0.8|
|High school graduate||16.6||0.7||16.7||0.6|
|At least some college||14.1||0.5||13.9||0.4|
|Large central metro||20.3||0.6||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||11.8||0.6||DNA||DNA|
|Activity limitations,d age 18 and over||Basic activities||21.5||2.1||DNA||DNA|
|No activity limitations||16.0||0.5||DNA||DNA|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.
b A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.
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. 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.
d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
DNA - Data have not been analyzed.
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.