2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|65 and over||69.9||2.1||76.7||1.8|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||59.7||2.2||60.9||2.3|
|High school graduate||65.4||2.0||65.2||2.3|
|At least some college||71.5||1.4||69.6||1.2|
a Obese adults were identified as those with a body mass index (BMI) value of 30 or higher.
b Total, race, ethnicity, gender, and family income data are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using three age groups: 20 to 44, 44 to 64, and 65 and over. Education estimates were age adjusted using the following age groups: 25 to 44, 45 to 64, and 65 and over.
c Age data are unadjusted.
d Estimates are based on a revised definition of poverty that incorporates information on family income, size, and composition and is calculated as a percentage of the U.S. Census Bureau's poverty thresholds.� Negative or poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; near poor/low, over 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.�� Respondents with unknown poverty information were excluded.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.