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Table 2_1_5-2d

2010 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 2_1_5.2d
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the last 12 months,a by education,b United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.31.556.
60 and over73.81.869.03.373.
RaceWhite, single race60.61.854.
Black, single race52.63.456.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races59.41.758.93.955.82.763.02.7
Non-Hispanic, White61.
Non-Hispanic, Black51.73.356.
Hispanic, all races59.
Family incomecNegative/poor59.53.962.25.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low59.83.355.94.866.55.6DSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed54.82.847.96.747.85.461.53.9
Not employed62.22.960.44.762.94.962.75.2
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private58.62.4DSUDSU54.
Public only61.23.762.55.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only75.
Medicare and private75.63.2DSUDSU79.74.777.34.5
Medicare and other public76.63.977.35.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan61.21.655.43.561.32.963.92.7
  Large central metro58.32.754.34.859.64.959.94.0
  Large fringe metro61.73.5DSUDSU56.76.565.34.8
  Medium metro64.63.550.
  Small metro61.74.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.31.758.73.758.12.663.42.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.61.954.34.458.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.62.763.
Complex activities69.
Neither basic nor complex activities55.
U.S. bornYes60.11.758.53.858.22.763.02.7

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population with two age-groups: 40-59, 60 and over.

b Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

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.

d For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_5-2d: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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