2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age (not age adjusted)||40–64||67.9||0.7||71.8||0.6|
|65 and over||63.8||1.0||66.8||0.9|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||58.9||1.7||65.7||1.8|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||67.4||0.6||70.8||0.6|
|Health insurance,b ages 40–64||Private||74.2||0.7||76.3||0.7|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over, not age adjusted||Medicare and private||67.4||1.3||70.8||1.1|
|Medicare and public||58.2||2.7||56.3||3.0|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||53.7||1.4||56.2||1.4|
|High school graduate||64.4||1.0||68.6||1.0|
|At least some college||72.5||0.8||77.4||0.7|
|Residence locationd||Large central metro||66.5||1.1||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||69.8||1.1||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 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.