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Table T2_10_1_1-1_2b

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_10_1_1.1_2b
Adult current smokers with a checkup in the past year who received advice in the last 12 months to quit smoking,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.61.468.61.570.51.860.52.656.63.5
65 and over71.73.571.93.773.14.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor71.22.972.
Near poor/low61.
EducationcLess than high school63.12.764.
High school graduate65.32.566.32.667.62.957.44.6DSUDSU
At least some college72.
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed64.71.866.11.967.42.356.14.448.64.1
Not employed72.
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private70.
Public only69.92.771.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private71.34.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan67.91.669.01.770.
  Large central metro66.22.666.
  Large fringe metro73.92.574.92.576.
  Medium metro67.53.868.83.969.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro59.34.560.44.661.24.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish67.91.568.61.570.51.860.82.654.65.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.01.665.01.767.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities80.
Complex activities79.13.879.83.883.94.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities65.21.766.21.867.
U.S. bornYes67.61.668.31.670.11.860.52.748.34.5

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age groups: 18–44, 45–64, and 65 and over. Denominator includes adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

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 MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

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

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_10_1_1-1_2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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