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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_2_2.2a
Adults with doctor-diagnosed arthritis who reported they had effective, evidence-based arthritis education as an integral part of the management of their condition,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 11.20.710.90.813.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over10.20.810.10.810.61.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance,b ages 18-64All persons under 65 years11.
Health insurance, age 65 and overAll persons 65 years and over10.30.810.20.810.51.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medicare and private9.
  Medicare and public12.
Family incomecNegative/poor10.21.811.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school9.72.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate8.
At least some college13.00.912.
Location of residencedMetropolitan11.30.811.00.913.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro13.41.813.
  Large fringe metro9.
  Medium metro10.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)
Activity limitationsdBasic activities14.71.614.51.915.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities15.11.715.
Neither basic nor complex activities9.

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, 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: T9_2_2_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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