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Table T5_1_1_13-3_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 5_1_1_13.3_2b
Adults age 18 and over who needed a translator during last doctor visit, by ethnicity, California, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackAll racesMexicanPuerto RicanCentral AmericanSouth American
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Health insurance,a age less than 65Private2.
Health insurance, age 65 and overOverall3.
Medicare and private1.
Medicare and public10.
Family incomebNegative/poor12.
Near poor/low6.
Education, age 18 and overLess than high school14.
High school graduate2.
At least some college1.
Residence locationUrban3.
Preferred languageEnglish0.
English proficiency, age 18 and overEnglish only0.
Well/very well3.
Not well/not at all17.
Born in U.S.Yes0.

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

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 300 percent of the poverty line; and high, 300 percent of the poverty line and over. Missing values for family income were imputed using hot deck imputation methodology.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_13-3_2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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