2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age, not age adjusted||50–64||15.1||0.5||21.9||0.6|
|65 and over||19.4||0.6||26.6||0.8|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||12.1||1.3||13.5||1.2|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||17.5||0.4||24.7||0.5|
|Health insurance,b ages 50–64, not age adjusted||Private||16.1||0.6||23.7||0.7|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over, not age adjusted||Medicare and private||20.8||0.8||28.5||1.0|
|Medicare and public||20.8||1.7||20.7||2.0|
|Education||Less than high school||12.4||0.8||16.6||0.8|
|High school graduate||16.5||0.7||22.9||0.8|
|At least some college||19.9||0.6||29.1||0.8|
|Residence locationd||Large central metro||16.4||0.8||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||16.4||0.8||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 health insurance" 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.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.