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Table T9_1_3_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 9_1_3_1.2b
People without a usual source of care who indicate a financial or insurance reason for not having a source of care, by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.10.917.10.917.
Family incomeaNegative/poor33.41.629.
Near poor/low28.31.624.
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school31.61.628.02.333.
High school graduate24.31.320.91.420.41.822.
At least some college14.40.912.10.911.
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed19.30.815.20.915.
Not employed32.91.729.
Health insurance, ages 0–64Any private8.
Public only24.71.923.12.629.43.812.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan21.50.916.90.916.
  Large central metro23.81.316.81.317.11.817.22.535.62.1
  Large fringe metro23.01.319.91.519.51.927.12.935.43.1
  Medium metro16.
  Small metro22.33.322.23.722.04.1DSUDSU22.66.6
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish17.90.917.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good19.70.815.90.916.
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities31.53.629.13.730.84.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities29.94.629.04.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities20.90.916.70.916.
U.S. bornYes18.

a 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.

b 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.

c 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 T9_1_3_1-2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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