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Table 8_1_2-3b

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 8_1_2.3b
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 67.30.968.10.970.
Health insuranceMedicare and private70.61.371.01.372.41.352.
Medicare and public67.32.469.22.670.22.858.44.556.35.5
Medicare only61.31.561.91.764.31.947.23.955.74.2
Family incomebNegative/poor57.12.558.42.962.
Near poor/low63.31.863.71.967.
EducationLess than high school63.01.764.51.967.
High school graduate67.71.468.51.471.11.551.04.450.97.0
At least some college69.01.469.41.470.51.551.24.660.36.1
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.
  Large central metro64.21.866.51.971.12.353.
  Large fringe metro67.71.767.41.868.81.949.45.2DSUDSU
  Medium metro69.
  Small metro66.13.367.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)69.32.569.62.570.82.550.26.4DSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)66.32.865.92.967.62.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities69.01.569.71.571.61.751.33.458.94.4
Complex activities66.
Neither basic nor complex activities67.

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.� Age data and health insurance data for age 65 and over are unadjusted.

b Negative or poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; near poor/low, over 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 For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

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


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 8_1_2-3b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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