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Figure 13. Perceived health status of children, by race

Children's Health 1996: MEPS Chartbook No. 1

Hispanic: Excellent, 42.9%, Very good, 26.7%; Good, 22.7%; Fair/Poor, 7.8%. Black: Excellent, 48.1%, Very good, 26.2%; Good, 21.5%; Fair/Poor, 4.2%. Asian/Pacific Islander: Excellent, 49.6%, Very good, 35.2%; Good, 10.5%; Fair/Poor, 4.7%. White: Excellent, 55.1%, Very good, 28.7%; Good, 13.3%; Fair/Poor, 2.9%.

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Current as of March 1998
Internet Citation: Figure 13. Perceived health status of children, by race: Children's Health 1996: MEPS Chartbook No. 1. March 1998. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/chrtbk1/c1shlf13.html