Table 12_1_10-3b

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_10.3b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total71.51.073.21.173.71.373.32.163.81.8
Age0–570.91.472.91.674.62.072.63.362.92.3
6–1771.91.173.31.273.31.573.62.064.52.2
GenderMale70.61.272.31.472.91.673.22.562.92.4
Female72.51.174.11.374.71.673.32.664.92.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor65.12.267.02.667.63.767.23.960.93.0
Near poor/low68.71.871.92.370.23.275.73.660.33.0
Middle71.81.772.71.872.92.174.84.266.53.9
High76.51.676.71.677.31.979.34.873.94.6
Health insuranceAny private73.81.274.41.274.41.577.62.568.33.3
Public only67.11.669.32.169.82.970.23.162.52.2
Uninsured66.83.673.14.077.15.1**48.95.7
Residence locationbMetropolitan71.61.073.61.274.31.574.41.963.31.9
  Large central metro70.51.773.82.275.73.476.22.762.62.4
  Large fringe metro72.01.673.21.773.82.172.64.162.63.9
  Medium metro73.02.074.32.174.12.574.44.665.55.1
  Small metro71.93.273.03.373.03.769.25.764.56.1
Nonmetropolitan70.82.470.82.571.52.663.810.471.35.6
  Micropolitan71.32.570.62.670.22.973.96.877.15.9
  Noncore70.04.771.14.773.64.5****
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish73.31.173.51.173.61.473.82.171.32.5
Other59.42.065.54.0****57.22.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good71.81.073.41.173.91.473.22.264.41.9
Fair/poor63.13.666.74.2******
CSHCNYes68.81.569.41.670.41.969.13.764.13.8
No72.51.174.61.275.11.575.12.263.81.9

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: 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_10-3b: 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_10-3b.html