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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 4_1_5.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the calendar year,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race 
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 58.21.758.71.951.83.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over71.91.773.61.961.83.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor56.03.556.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low56.13.354.84.356.75.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school�
High school graduate57.42.858.
At least some college61.72.562.52.951.15.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed53.52.854.03.340.94.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed60.02.859.63.460.25.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private60.62.661.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only69.83.572.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private78.82.579.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan�58.81.759.
  Large central metro�58.62.958.23.758.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro60.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish58.61.859.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.42.963.03.551.35.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities62.
Neither basic nor complex activities56.
U.S. bornYes58.51.959.

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40-59 and 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 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 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: T4_1_5_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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