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T8_3_3_2a

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_3_3.2a
People with current asthma who receive written asthma management plans from their health provider,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 33.41.232.31.441.72.939.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSU30.66.1
Age0-1744.32.344.62.947.74.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-4429.82.128.52.440.05.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-6431.92.429.22.642.35.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over26.12.825.53.030.58.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderFemale33.71.632.71.841.43.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Male32.52.030.92.344.65.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance,b age under 65All persons under 65 years35.81.435.01.743.73.442.07.2DSUDSUDSUDSU30.96.7
  Private37.41.836.42.148.14.639.38.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Public33.82.632.03.240.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Uninsured25.83.420.93.741.86.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overAll persons 65 years and over25.92.925.33.133.88.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and private17.33.116.43.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and public35.26.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare only39.26.539.87.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor30.92.630.83.332.84.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low32.42.529.52.941.56.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle35.42.333.92.746.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High35.02.334.12.551.76.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school24.53.323.43.930.36.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate26.82.924.53.241.17.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college33.32.131.52.344.35.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan35.31.334.61.543.23.135.26.8DSUDSUDSUDSU28.66.6
  Large central metro37.32.335.42.745.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro36.02.535.52.939.66.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro34.82.734.53.050.96.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro32.03.433.84.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)27.23.625.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)20.13.918.64.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities35.64.635.64.640.410.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities28.63.225.53.640.36.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities32.31.931.12.143.84.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data and health insurance data for age 65 and over 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.

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.

 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T8_3_3_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_3_3_2a.html

 

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