Table 12_1_10-5a

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_10.5a
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, by race, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total7.70.57.60.68.01.18.32.2******
Age0–58.30.88.61.07.41.5********
6–177.30.67.00.68.41.2********
GenderMale7.90.78.00.97.71.3********
Female7.40.67.10.68.31.2********
Family incomeaNegative/poor13.41.313.01.615.12.7********
Near poor/low9.71.010.81.36.01.4********
Middle7.40.87.40.9**********
High3.60.73.70.9**********
Health insuranceAny private5.80.66.10.74.21.2********
Public only11.60.911.41.011.71.7********
Uninsured9.52.39.52.7**********
Residence locationbMetropolitan7.40.57.30.67.71.18.22.2******
  Large central metro8.00.88.00.98.11.4********
  Large fringe metro5.90.95.91.0**********
  Medium metro9.41.29.41.48.22.2********
  Small metro5.81.7************
Nonmetropolitan9.01.58.91.6**********
  Micropolitan7.61.56.81.6**********
  Noncore11.62.612.63.0**********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.00.56.70.68.11.1********
Other12.51.112.81.2**********
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good7.60.57.50.67.71.18.42.2******
Fair/poor11.22.47.92.2**********
CSHCNYes8.10.97.30.910.82.4********
No7.60.57.70.67.00.9********

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_10-5a: 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_10-5a.html