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Table 8_1_2-2a

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 8_1_2.2a
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.80.868.20.956.12.364.24.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.
Medicare and public65.
Medicare only60.61.762.51.950.13.464.16.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor59.72.960.83.450.94.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low61.
EducationLess than high school61.31.763.
High school graduate65.41.566.41.655.84.653.88.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college71.51.372.21.464.04.371.16.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan65.
  Large central metro58.51.859.
  Large fringe metro69.71.871.01.952.36.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro66.71.967.
  Small metro71.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)71.82.373.22.464.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetro)68.22.869.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities70.
Complex activities67.62.568.92.862.15.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No activity limitations63.81.365.61.445.43.759.24.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

b 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.

c For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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.


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 8_1_2-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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