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Table T2_9_3_5-1

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 2_9_3_5.1
People with current asthma who receive written asthma management plans from their health provider,a United States, 2009
Population group PercentSE
Total 33.41.2
65 and over26.12.8
Asian only39.26.5
Black only41.72.9
White only32.31.4
Multiple races30.66.1
EthnicityHispanic, all races28.42.7
Non-Hispanic, all races34.11.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black42.42.9
  Non-Hispanic, White32.71.6
Family incomebNegative/poor30.92.6
Near poor/low32.42.5
Health insurance,c ages 18–64All persons under 65 years35.81.4
Health insurance, age 65 and overAll persons 65 years and over25.92.9
  Medicare and private17.33.1
  Medicare and public35.26.9
  Medicare only39.26.5
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school24.53.3
High school graduate26.82.9
At least some college33.32.1
Location of residencedMetropolitan35.31.3
  Large central metro37.32.3
  Large fringe metro36.02.5
  Medium metro34.82.7
  Small metro32.03.4
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)27.23.6
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)20.13.9
Activity limitations,d age 18 and overBasic activities35.64.6
Complex activities28.63.2
Neither basic nor complex activities32.31.9

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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_9_3_5-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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