Table 12_1_10-3a

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 12_1_10.3a
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers always spent enough time with them, by race, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total71.51.071.61.273.02.158.95.3****75.63.6
Age0–570.91.471.71.772.23.2******66.56.1
6–1771.91.171.61.373.41.963.66.3****82.34.2
GenderMale70.61.270.61.472.62.557.76.7****74.15.2
Female72.51.172.61.373.32.559.95.8****77.35.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor65.12.264.12.667.83.8********
Near poor/low68.71.866.72.374.93.6********
Middle71.81.771.81.974.74.2********
High76.51.677.11.877.74.8********
Health insuranceAny private73.81.273.81.477.02.461.66.3****83.24.1
Public only67.11.666.21.970.23.0******62.96.5
Uninsured66.83.667.54.3**********
Residence locationbMetropolitan71.61.071.71.374.11.859.05.3****75.73.9
  Large central metro70.51.770.22.176.02.652.68.1******
  Large fringe metro72.01.672.41.971.33.8********
  Medium metro73.02.072.72.574.44.6********
  Small metro71.93.271.33.769.55.7********
Nonmetropolitan70.82.471.22.463.810.4********
  Micropolitan71.32.570.82.873.96.8********
  Noncore70.04.772.04.4**********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish73.31.173.41.373.52.161.08.2****76.83.7
Other59.42.059.82.3**56.65.8******
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good71.81.071.81.272.92.259.35.3****78.63.7
Fair/poor63.13.664.04.7**********
CSHCNYes68.81.569.81.868.23.7********
No72.51.172.31.374.92.161.15.9****79.23.9

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over 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.

b For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

* - 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; CSHCN: children with special health care needs; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 12_1_10-3a: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/12_patientcenteredness/T12_1_10-3a.html