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Table T5_1_1_13-2_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_13.2_2b
Adults with limited English proficiency who had usual source of care, by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
65 and over91.41.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU89.12.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor43.72.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU41.22.6
Near poor/low46.02.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU43.92.7
EducationbLess than high school48.72.565.26.3DSUDSUDSUDSU46.52.6
High school graduate44.82.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU45.13.1
At least some college63.34.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU58.36.0
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed37.82.449.56.0DSUDSUDSUDSU35.62.5
Not employed52.32.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU53.82.8
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private66.23.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU67.83.3
Public only62.04.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU60.44.4
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public95.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU93.52.5
Residence locationcMetropolitan50.
  Large central metro50.
  Large fringe metro50.03.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU42.84.2
  Medium metro46.94.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU44.04.3
Language spoken most often at homeEnglishDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good44.
Activity limitationscBasic activities89.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU86.53.1
Neither basic nor complex activities45.

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_13-2_2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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