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Table 2_1_5-2c

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_5.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the last 12 months,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.01.558.03.859.63.355.92.861.92.8
60 and over73.71.875.13.874.53.372.02.974.33.4
RaceWhite, single race60.21.856.34.861.83.757.83.362.93.1
Black, single race52.43.458.65.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races59.31.755.
Non-Hispanic, White61.
Non-Hispanic, Black51.63.356.95.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races58.33.0DSUDSU56.55.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school56.
High school graduate57.62.5DSUDSU66.55.655.24.356.94.9
At least some college62.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSU60.
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed54.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSU47.64.962.93.9
Not employed61.72.962.
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private58.42.4DSUDSUDSUDSU52.
Public only60.43.765.34.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only75.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private75.63.2DSUDSUDSUDSU79.34.772.04.9
Medicare and other public76.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan60.91.660.
  Large central metro57.72.656.
  Large fringe metro61.63.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU62.65.1
  Medium metro64.73.4DSUDSUDSUDSU66.66.6DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish60.11.759.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.41.954.65.658.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.62.763.
Complex activities68.
Neither basic nor complex activities55.
U.S. bornYes59.71.758.

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


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