Table 16_10_6-1

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 16_10_6.1
Children with special health care needs without family-centered care, by family income,a United States, 2005–2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total34.50.450.21.139.11.030.70.724.90.7
RaceWhite only29.40.543.91.534.21.127.40.723.20.7
Black only47.81.256.42.047.42.541.42.533.43.0
Asian only40.23.855.412.755.39.828.28.140.95.8
AI/AN only47.53.663.75.739.86.740.46.629.18.2
NHOPI only42.79.175.98.0**34.810.0**
Multiple races34.42.237.63.936.14.240.64.821.43.3
EthnicityHispanic, all races52.61.562.42.655.83.246.53.035.43.2
Non-Hispanic, all races32.00.447.21.236.01.029.00.724.20.7
Non-Hispanic, White28.00.541.11.632.11.126.60.722.80.7
Non-Hispanic, Black47.51.256.42.047.12.641.42.631.93.1
Non-Hispanic, other37.21.842.73.439.23.936.94.032.43.5

a Imputed family income. 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.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 16_10_6-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/16_prioritypopulations/T16_10_6-1.html