2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age, not age adjusted||0–17||22.2||0.7||20.7||0.5|
|65 and over||14.8||0.8||14.1||0.6|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||25.9||0.9||23.1||0.7|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||16.1||0.4||16.9||0.4|
|Health insurance,b ages 0–64||Private||12.6||0.5||13.8||0.4|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||Medicare and private||12.6||0.9||11.7||0.8|
|Medicare and public||28.2||2.3||30.8||2.2|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||23.1||0.9||21.1||0.8|
|High school graduate||16.0||0.7||16.7||0.6|
|At least some college||13.4||0.5||13.9||0.4|
|Large central metro||20.2||0.6||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||11.2||0.6||DNA||DNA|
|Activity limitations, age 18 and overd||Basic activities||22.4||2.3||DNA||DNA|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||15.0||0.4||DNA||DNA|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.
b A small number of persons who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private health insurance" category only.
c Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of persons were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.
d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
DNA - Data have not been analyzed.
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.