Key Facts: Race, Ethnicity and Medical Care
, 2007 Update
The Kaiser Family Foundation's updated version of , 2007 Update, serves as a quick reference source on health disparities, presenting the best available data and analysis.
This report includes data on the uninsured and access to care by race/ethnicity as well as information about the disproportionate effect that specific conditions such as diabetes, HIV/AIDS, and asthma have on racial and ethnic minority populations in the U.S. New in the 2007 Key Facts are demographic data on the racial/ethnic minority population in each state and the U.S. territories. This edition of Key Facts also includes data from the National Healthcare Disparities Report, examining changes in health care disparities over time.
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also of interest
- The Role of Language in Health Care Access and Utilization for Insured Hispanic Adults
- Beyond Health Care: The Role of Social Determinants in Promoting Health and Health Equity
- Summary of HHS's Proposed Rule on Nondiscrimination in Health Programs and Activities
- Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to and Utilization of Care among Insured Adults