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Table T9_1_3_3-2c

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 9_1_3_3.2c
People with a usual primary care provider, by family income,a United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 75.90.667.
65 and over89.50.788.11.888.51.490.
RaceWhite, single race76.70.667.11.369.
Black, single race72.
Asian, single race68.
AI/AN, single race80.
Multiple races77.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races77.90.669.
  Non-Hispanic, White79.40.770.61.772.41.380.10.983.20.8
  Non-Hispanic, Black72.
Hispanic, all races65.
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school64.
High school graduate71.30.861.51.864.51.671.71.380.21.3
At least some college74.90.860.92.363.31.773.
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed68.40.846.81.852.61.367.
Not employed68.
Health insurance, ages 0–64Any private79.60.669.32.572.
Public only80.60.978.
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only88.
Medicare and private90.80.987.53.890.72.693.
Medicare and other public87.21.887.
Residence locationcMetropolitan75.40.666.
  Large central metro71.20.963.51.665.31.570.51.778.61.4
  Large fringe metro79.00.969.12.571.41.978.81.483.41.1
  Medium metro75.21.366.
  Small metro78.91.376.12.376.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish78.10.669.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good75.30.665.
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities86.90.884.91.983.91.789.
Complex activities85.
Neither basic nor complex activities69.50.752.71.558.41.369.
U.S. bornYes78.60.571.

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_3_3-2c: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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