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Disparities Data Details AHS-3 by Health Insurance Status for 2016

Disparities Details by Health Insurance Status for 2016
AHS-3 : Persons with a usual primary care provider (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 76.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 83.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Data Source: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), AHRQ
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Health Insurance Status for AHS-3

AHS-3 Increase the proportion of persons with a usual primary care provider

Persons with a usual primary care provider (percent)

2020 Baseline (year): 76.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 83.9
Desired Direction: ↑ Increase Desired
Health Insurance Status 2016 Disparity
Public only 79.5
CI 77.9/81.1
SE 0.817
x 1.000
Best rate
Any private 76.2
CI 75.1/77.4
SE 0.584
x 1.044
CI
1.000/ 1.066
Uninsured 43.9
CI 40.4/47.4
SE 1.777
x 1.811
CI
1.000/ 1.939
Average group rate excluding best group rate 60.1
...
SE 1.870
x 1.324
CI 1.000/ 1.397

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2016
  • The best group rate for this objective, 79.5%, was attained by persons aged under 65 years with public only insurance.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 43.9%, was attained by uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 35.6 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.811 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was 1.324 times the average rate for all other health insurance status groups (excluding the best), 60.1%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Health Insurance Status — 2016

Persons aged under 65 years with public only insurance achieved the best group rate for this objective, 79.5%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate among persons aged under 65 years with any private insurance.
  • 1.811 times the rate among uninsured persons aged under 65 years.
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