2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age (not age adjusted)||18–44||59.0||0.6||53.0||0.5|
|65 and over||93.0||0.4||87.3||0.5|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||68.4||0.8||59.1||0.9|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||73.9||0.4||67.9||0.4|
|Health insurance,b ages 50–64, not age adjusted||Private||73.4||0.4||67.1||0.4|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over, not age adjusted||Medicare and private||94.8||0.5||89.8||0.6|
|Medicare and public||92.6||1.1||86.0||1.5|
|Education||Less than high school||66.4||0.9||57.9||0.9|
|High school graduate||74.2||0.6||68.6||0.6|
|At least some college||83.6||0.4||78.2||0.4|
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.
DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.
DNC - Data were not collected.
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.