2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Age, not age adjusted||50–64||49.2||0.7||43.8||0.7|
|65 and over||63.1||0.8||56.8||0.8|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||37.3||1.8||34.8||1.7|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||57.0||0.6||50.7||0.6|
|Health insurance,b ages 50–64, not age adjusted||Private||53.4||0.8||46.7||0.8|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over, not age adjusted||Medicare and private||68.2||1.0||61.1||1.0|
|Medicare and public||60.2||2.1||46.2||2.4|
|Education||Less than high school||42.4||1.2||38.0||1.0|
|High school graduate||52.7||0.9||48.2||1.0|
|At least some college||62.9||0.7||57.0||0.8|
|Residence locationd||Large central metro||51.9||1.1||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||60.2||1.1||DNA||DNA|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.
b A small number of people 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, 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 people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.
d For more information, see National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
DNA - Data have not been analyzed.
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.