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Disparities Data Details AHS-3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2009

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2009
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 Race and Ethnicity 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
Race and Ethnicity 2009 Disparity
American Indian or Alaska Native only 80.1
CI 70.3/90.0
SE 5.021
x 1.000
Best rate
White only, not Hispanic or Latino 79.4
CI 78.1/80.7
SE 0.670
x 1.009
CI
1.000/ 1.120
2 or more races 77.7
CI 73.5/82.0
SE 2.161
x 1.031
CI
1.000/ 1.154
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only 74.6
CI 60.5/88.6
SE 7.167
x 1.075
CI
1.000/ 1.298
Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino 72.9
CI 70.9/74.9
SE 1.001
x 1.099
CI
1.000/ 1.221
Asian only 68.4
CI 64.3/72.4
SE 2.089
x 1.172
CI
1.000/ 1.315
Hispanic or Latino 65.3
CI 63.4/67.2
SE 0.963
x 1.227
CI
1.000/ 1.365
Average group rate excluding best group rate 73.0
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SE 3.543
x 1.097
CI 1.000/ 1.250

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 80.1%, was attained by American Indian or Alaska Native only persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 65.3%, was attained by Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.8 percentage points.
  • The best group rate was 1.227 times the worst group rate.
  • The best group rate was <1.100 times the average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 73.0%.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2009

American Indian or Alaska Native only persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 80.1%.

The best group rate was:

  • <1.1 times the rate for the White only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • <1.1 times the rate among persons identifying with 2 or more races.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander only population.
  • <1.1 times the rate for the Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino population.
  • 1.172 times the rate for the Asian only population.
  • 1.227 times the rate for the Hispanic or Latino population.
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