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Table 2_1_5-2b

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_5.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.01.559.31.761.
60 and over73.71.873.
Family incomebNegative/poor58.03.855.
Near poor/low59.63.360.94.366.05.5DSUDSU56.55.5
EducationcLess than high school56.
High school graduate57.62.555.82.757.43.448.75.0DSUDSU
At least some college62.72.663.02.765.83.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed54.32.855.
Not employed61.72.961.
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private58.42.459.12.662.63.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only60.43.757.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only75.
Medicare and private75.
Medicare and other public76.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan60.91.661.61.965.22.449.43.558.93.1
  Large central metro57.72.658.
  Large fringe metro61.63.562.43.863.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro64.73.465.
  Small metro61.14.360.94.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.11.759.31.761.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.41.958.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.62.764.
Complex activities68.
Neither basic nor complex activities55.
U.S. bornYes59.71.758.91.861.

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: 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_5-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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