Table 12_1_10-4c

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_10.4c
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers usually spent enough time with them, by family income,a United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total20.80.821.51.721.61.520.81.519.91.4
Age0–520.81.222.82.422.62.418.82.120.22.3
6–1720.81.020.62.021.01.721.91.819.81.6
GenderMale21.51.121.92.121.41.921.41.821.42.0
Female20.11.021.22.321.81.920.21.818.31.9
RaceWhite, single race20.81.022.92.022.51.920.81.719.11.6
Black, single race19.01.817.12.919.23.419.73.521.54.8
Asian, single race32.84.9********
NHOPI, single race**********
AI/AN, single race**********
Multiple races15.43.0********
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races20.30.919.62.120.22.020.81.620.11.6
Non-Hispanic, White20.11.219.52.820.82.520.81.819.51.8
Non-Hispanic, Black18.71.917.52.918.73.519.63.519.94.7
Hispanic, all races23.21.525.82.725.02.520.73.517.93.6
Health insuranceAny private20.41.014.73.420.72.521.21.720.11.5
Public only21.31.422.81.921.12.018.03.0**
Uninsured23.82.9**32.95.8****
Residence locationbMetropolitan20.90.921.61.922.01.820.81.720.11.6
  Large central metro21.51.521.82.624.42.618.62.922.03.0
  Large fringe metro22.21.627.84.419.74.024.33.120.12.2
  Medium metro17.61.613.42.821.63.618.82.716.53.1
  Small metro22.42.629.76.617.84.921.74.622.54.2
Nonmetropolitan20.21.921.04.119.93.820.82.718.43.5
  Micropolitan21.12.024.25.118.34.022.23.3**
  Noncore18.43.4********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish19.70.918.61.819.71.820.51.619.51.5
Other28.11.832.33.627.92.823.44.5**
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good20.60.920.71.821.61.520.81.519.91.5
Fair/poor25.73.435.06.4******
CSHCNYes23.11.420.72.619.62.723.82.625.93.1
No19.90.921.92.021.81.719.51.718.11.6

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_10-4c: 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_10-4c.html