Table 12_1_10-3c

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_10.3c
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 family income,a United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total71.51.065.12.268.71.871.81.776.51.6
Age0–570.91.464.62.766.82.872.02.776.82.5
6–1771.91.165.52.669.82.071.62.076.41.7
GenderMale70.61.264.72.667.92.370.22.175.61.9
Female72.51.165.52.669.52.273.41.977.42.1
RaceWhite, single race71.61.264.12.666.72.371.81.977.11.8
Black, single race73.02.167.83.874.93.674.74.277.74.8
Asian, single race58.95.3********
NHOPI, single race**********
AI/AN, single race**********
Multiple races75.63.6********
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races73.21.167.02.671.92.372.71.876.71.6
Non-Hispanic, White73.71.367.63.770.23.272.92.177.31.9
Non-Hispanic, Black73.32.167.23.975.73.674.84.279.34.8
Hispanic, all races63.81.860.93.060.33.066.53.973.94.6
Health insuranceAny private73.81.272.64.969.42.972.02.076.81.6
Public only67.11.663.62.369.72.469.63.8**
Uninsured66.83.6**53.96.5****
Residence locationbMetropolitan71.61.064.12.268.72.171.91.976.61.7
  Large central metro70.51.764.02.966.82.974.93.073.33.6
  Large fringe metro72.01.659.85.470.45.268.93.777.42.1
  Medium metro73.02.070.33.666.94.771.33.179.83.4
  Small metro71.93.256.95.476.05.872.54.976.14.4
Nonmetropolitan70.82.469.45.268.63.871.13.475.14.4
  Micropolitan71.32.568.15.669.34.770.93.5**
  Noncore70.04.771.38.967.66.8****
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish73.31.168.12.571.32.172.71.877.21.6
Other59.42.053.73.659.73.263.84.9**
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good71.81.066.02.368.81.971.81.776.61.6
Fair/poor63.13.650.26.7******
CSHCNYes68.81.563.63.571.53.068.22.870.73.1
No72.51.165.32.468.32.073.31.978.21.8

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_10-3c: 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_10-3c.html