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Table 9_1_1-2b

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 9_1_1.2b
Adult current smokers with a checkup within the past year who received advice in the last 12 months to quit smoking, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.21.566.91.566.11.869.
65 and over67.
Family incomeaNegative/poor67.92.968.
Near poor/low58.
EducationbLess than high school65.22.466.62.666.83.360.45.756.25.9
High school graduate65.
At least some college67.72.568.52.666.
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed65.61.965.91.966.
Not employed67.22.869.82.967.43.673.25.3DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private66.
Public only71.42.972.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan67.41.668.31.767.
  Large central metro69.52.671.
  Large fringe metro69.13.470.23.472.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro67.
  Small metro57.94.657.14.756.05.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish66.31.566.81.566.01.869.23.2DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.81.764.41.863.
Activity limitationscBasic activities74.62.776.12.873.53.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities75.
Neither basic nor complex activities64.01.764.61.864.
U.S. bornYes66.31.566.91.566.51.768.83.2DSUDSU

a 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.

b 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.

c 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 9_1_1-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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