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Table T5_1_1_15-2c

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_15.2c
People with a usual source of care for whom health care providers explained and provided all treatment options, by family income,a United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 94.50.393.30.793.60.594.60.495.20.5
65 and over94.70.594.11.593.
RaceWhite, single race94.60.393.30.893.40.794.90.595.20.5
Black, single race94.60.593.90.994.
Asian, single race93.
AI/AN, single race90.92.988.08.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races93.61.792.33.793.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races94.70.393.40.794.00.694.90.595.10.5
  Non-Hispanic, White94.80.393.20.993.80.895.20.595.10.6
  Non-Hispanic, Black94.90.594.60.894.
Hispanic, all races93.50.693.
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school93.90.692.
High school graduate94.10.593.
At least some college94.90.493.
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed94.60.391.41.694.20.893.70.695.50.5
Not employed93.90.693.
Health insurance, ages 0–64Any private95.10.394.81.394.
Public only92.30.592.90.892.20.990.11.894.22.6
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only93.
Medicare and private95.60.794.62.595.11.395.
Medicare and other public94.41.592.33.492.32.798.51.1DSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan94.40.393.10.793.30.694.30.595.30.5
  Large central metro93.40.594.
  Large fringe metro94.80.593.91.394.
  Medium metro95.30.693.31.494.01.695.10.896.90.9
  Small metro94.00.888.82.594.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish94.70.393.30.793.90.694.80.495.20.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good94.80.393.60.794.10.694.80.495.30.5
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities92.90.791.31.792.
Complex activities92.60.991.11.793.31.591.41.895.11.9
Neither basic nor complex activities94.80.393.40.994.50.594.50.595.40.5
U.S. bornYes94.60.393.40.793.70.694.80.495.20.5

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: 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 June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_15-2c: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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