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Table 2_1_5-2a

2010 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 2_1_5.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the last 12 months,a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.01.560.21.852.43.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over73.71.875.
Family incomebNegative/poor58.03.856.34.858.65.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school56.
High school graduate57.62.559.
At least some college62.72.665.32.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed54.32.856.13.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private58.42.461.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only75.
Medicare and private75.
Location of residencedMetropolitan60.91.663.
  Large central metro57.72.659.43.353.15.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro61.63.562.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.11.761.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.41.959.62.450.44.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.62.765.
Complex activities68.
Neither basic nor complex activities55.
U.S. bornYes59.71.761.

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population with two age-groups: 40-59, 60 and over.

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 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

c 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.

d 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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_5-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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