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Table 8_1_1-1

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 8_1_1.1
Adults ages 18–64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a United States, 1999 and 2007
Population groupPercentSEPercentSE
Total 29.80.927.20.7
Age, not age adjusted18–4422.31.319.60.9
RaceAI/AN only43.17.924.44.8
Asian only24.83.621.54.3
Black only25.81.824.32.0
White only30.
Multiple races26.
EthnicityHispanic, all races25.
Non-Hispanic, all races30.
Non-Hispanic, Black24.91.824.42.1
Non-Hispanic, White31.
Health insurancebPrivate32.
Public only32.
Family incomecNegative/poor27.71.823.51.7
Near poor/low27.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school24.
High school graduate29.11.627.01.3
At least some college34.41.331.51.1
Residence locationdMetropolitan29.31.0DNADNA
  Large central metro26.21.8DNADNA
  Large fringe metro29.61.9DNADNA
  Medium metro31.21.9DNADNA
  Small metro31.63.1DNADNA
Micropolitan (nonmetro)31.62.7DNADNA
Noncore (nonmetro)33.62.9DNADNA
Activity limitationsdBasic activities34.92.2DNADNA
Complex activities35.62.3DNADNA
No activity limitations28.31.1DNADNA

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" 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; COPD: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 8_1_1-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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