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Table T9_1_1_6-2a

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 9_1_1_6.2a
People under age 65 with any period of uninsurance during the year, by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 26.90.626.70.729.20.825.31.7DSUDSU34.53.720.02.3
Family incomeaNegative/poor42.
Near poor/low41.
Education,b ages 18–64Less than high school52.41.354.31.545.
High school graduate36.40.935.
At least some college20.90.719.80.827.41.323.71.9DSUDSUDSUDSU21.03.7
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed27.90.727.50.832.
Not employed40.
Residence locationcMetropolitan26.30.626.10.828.80.925.11.7DSUDSU33.14.719.22.3
  Large central metro30.80.931.
  Large fringe metro21.40.921.
  Medium metro25.71.625.
  Small metro26.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish23.40.522.70.628.70.820.52.0DSUDSU28.23.518.92.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good26.20.626.00.728.60.925.41.8DSUDSU30.
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities25.81.625.91.826.32.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities23.61.623.61.721.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities31.30.730.50.937.
U.S. bornYes23.60.523.10.628.10.818.62.2DSUDSU28.53.319.42.5

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 T9_1_1_6-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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