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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 9_1_6.1_2a
Adults with obesity who did not spend half an hour or more in moderate or vigorous physical activity at least three times a week, by race,a United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
65 and over����������������������63.91.963.
Family incomebNegative/poor�����������������
Near poor/low��������������������59.11.859.
EducationcLess than high school���������
High school graduate�������������53.91.454.11.753.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college������������49.61.349.71.546.02.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed����������������������
Not employed���������������������59.51.960.12.357.73.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private�������������������49.51.349.71.547.72.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only����������������������
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only�����������������65.53.464.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private�������������59.82.760.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public��������77.45.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan������������������
  Large central metro��������������53.01.753.
  Large fringe metro���������������52.11.752.
  Medium metro���������������������56.82.357.22.756.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro����������������������51.53.451.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish�����������������������
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good������
Activity limitationsdBasic activities��������������63.72.562.62.871.44.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities���������������
Neither basic nor complex activities49.
U.S. bornYes���������������������������

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using three age groups: 18-44, 45-64, and 65 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 MEPS 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: T9_1_6_1_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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