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2011 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_4.1a
Adults ages 18-64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a United States, 2005-2009
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Asian only29.
Black only19.82.317.
White only19.
Multiple races27.85.438.57.717.
EthnicityHispanic, all races13.61.713.
Non-Hispanic, all races21.
  Non-Hispanic, Black19.72.317.
  Non-Hispanic, White20.
Health insurancebPrivate18.
Public only30.12.428.
Family incomecNegative/poor21.22.319.81.921.
Near poor/low23.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school19.
High school graduate21.11.622.21.921.
At least some college21.
Location of residencedMetropolitan19.
  Large central metro18.61.616.71.815.41.517.11.516.31.4
  Large fringe metro18.
  Medium metro21.22.419.91.820.32.319.61.918.91.4
  Small metro20.52.524.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)23.52.724.72.922.62.517.
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)27.03.718.22.919.72.517.72.320.73.4
Activity limitationsdBasic activities30.02.624.21.928.
Complex activities31.62.427.
Neither basic nor complex activities15.

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.

b. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

c. Negative/poor refers to family 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 National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T8_1_4_1a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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