2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|65 and over||26.1||2.8|
|Ethnicity||Hispanic, all races||28.4||2.7|
|Non-Hispanic, all races||34.1||1.3|
|Health insurance,c ages 18–64||All persons under 65 years||35.8||1.4|
|Health insurance, age 65 and over||All persons 65 years and over||25.9||2.9|
|Medicare and private||17.3||3.1|
|Medicare and public||35.2||6.9|
|Education, age 25 and over||Less than high school||24.5||3.3|
|High school graduate||26.8||2.9|
|At least some college||33.3||2.1|
|Location of residenced||Metropolitan||35.3||1.3|
|Large central metro||37.3||2.3|
|Large fringe metro||36.0||2.5|
|Activity limitations,d age 18 and over||Basic activities||35.6||4.6|
|Neither basic nor complex activities||32.3||1.9|
a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted.
b 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.
c A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.
d For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.
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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.