2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|60 and over||71.9||1.7|
|Race||White, single race||58.7||1.9|
|Black, single race||51.8||3.0|
|Asian, single race||DSU||DSU|
|NHOPI, single race||DSU||DSU|
|AI/AN, single race||DSU||DSU|
|Ethnicity||Non-Hispanic, all races||59.0||1.9|
|Hispanic, all races||52.9||3.0|
|Educationc||Less than high school||54.6||3.0|
|High school graduate||57.4||2.8|
|At least some college||61.7||2.5|
|Employment status, ages 18-64||Employed||53.5||2.8|
|Health insurance, ages 18-64||Any private||60.6||2.6|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||Medicare only||69.8||3.5|
|Medicare and private||78.8||2.5|
|Medicare and other public||72.0||4.1|
|Large central metro||58.6||2.9|
|Large fringe metro||60.5||3.0|
|Language spoken most often at home||English||58.6||1.8|
|Perceived health status||Excellent/very good/good||58.0||2.0|
|Activity limitationsd||Basic activities||61.4||2.9|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||56.1||2.0|
a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40-59 and 60 and over.
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.
c. 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.
d. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 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.