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Table T5_1_1_13-1_2b

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 5_1_1_13.1_2b
Adults with limited English proficiency and usual source of care who had language assistance, by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.31.776.35.6DSUDSUDSUDSU92.51.5
65 and over85.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU89.84.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor91.42.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU93.92.3
Near poor/low90.32.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU92.22.3
EducationbLess than high school89.52.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU92.22.0
High school graduate89.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU90.92.5
At least some college87.24.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed92.11.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU94.51.2
Not employed89.02.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU91.62.2
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private88.32.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU91.82.1
Public only86.23.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU87.73.6
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public87.64.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU92.93.0
Residence locationcMetropolitan88.71.876.25.6DSUDSUDSUDSU92.11.6
  Large central metro92.71.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU96.21.1
  Large fringe metro85.64.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU84.45.8
  Medium metro81.16.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU88.66.0
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.
Activity limitationscBasic activities87.03.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU87.63.4
Neither basic nor complex activities89.61.873.46.5DSUDSUDSUDSU93.41.5

a 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.

b 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.

c 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: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_13-1_2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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