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Table 1_1_1_2a

2011 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 1_1_1.2a
Women ages 50-74 who received a mammogram in the last 2 years,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 73.70.973.30.976.
Health insurance,b ages 50-64Private79.
Health insurance, ages 65-74All persons ages 65-7472.61.572.41.777.63.669.36.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and private77.
  Medicare and public62.24.562.85.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare only69.12.767.
Family incomecNegative/poor58.62.956.83.661.95.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low60.22.457.
EducationLess than high school62.32.659.
High school graduate70.71.670.61.871.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college79.
Location of residenceMetropolitan74.
  Large central metro74.31.873.92.374.63.471.86.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro74.51.873.
  Medium metro75.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)69.62.370.42.471.68.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)72.92.873.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities67.31.865.
Complex activities64.52.561.22.878.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities76.

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

b. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

c. Negative/poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle income, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

d. 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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; 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 1_1_1_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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