2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|65 and over||94.6||0.4||93.0||0.4||87.3||0.5|
|Ethnicityb||Hispanic, all races||71.8||1.0||68.4||0.8||59.1||0.9|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||75.0||0.4||73.9||0.4||67.9||0.4|
|Health insurance,c ages 18–64||Private||75.2||0.5||73.4||0.4||67.1||0.4|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||Medicare and private||95.9||0.4||94.8||0.5||89.8||0.6|
|Medicare and public||93.8||1.2||92.6||1.1||86.0||1.5|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||69.4||1.1||66.4||0.9||57.9||0.9|
|High school graduate||74.5||0.8||74.2||0.6||68.6||0.6|
|At least some college||84.7||0.4||83.6||0.4||78.2||0.4|
|Location of residencee||Metropolitan||75.8||0.4||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Large central metro||77.3||0.7||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Large fringe metro||78.7||0.8||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Activity limitationse||Basic activities||76.4||1.4||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||74.6||0.4||DNA||DNA||DNA||DNA|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.
b Estimates for race and ethnicity categories were tabulated using the 1997 standards for data year 1999 and beyond, and are not strictly comparable with estimates for earlier years.
c A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.
d 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.
e For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
DNA - Data have not been analyzed.
DNC - Data were not collected.
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.