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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_5.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the calendar year,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 58.21.759.01.959.
60 and over71.91.772.61.874.
Family incomebNegative/poor56.03.555.23.954.65.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low56.13.356.
EducationcLess than high school54.
High school graduate57.42.858.
At least some college61.72.562.32.663.
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed53.52.854.
Not employed60.02.860.
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private60.62.661.32.862.13.448.
Public only52.53.852.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only69.83.570.03.673.24.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private78.82.579.02.680.12.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public72.
Residence locationdMetropolitan58.81.759.
  Large central metro58.62.959.53.758.95.359.25.355.84.3
  Large fringe metro60.
  Medium metro59.53.760.
  Small metro54.24.655.75.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish�58.61.858.51.959.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.42.960.
Complex activities62.
Neither basic nor complex activities56.
U.S. bornYes58.51.958.71.959.

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: 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_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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