Table 6_3_10-3a

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 6_3_10.3a
Children over 80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using lap or shoulder belts when riding in a car, by race, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total33.11.333.81.630.32.437.26.9****24.04.8
Age0–5**************
6–1733.11.333.81.630.32.437.26.9****24.04.8
GenderMale33.81.634.91.928.83.4********
Female32.51.632.52.031.92.9********
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.32.332.63.032.74.1********
Near poor/low30.12.029.72.432.13.7********
Middle36.72.437.12.730.34.6********
High31.52.432.82.723.55.0********
Health insuranceAny private34.41.735.51.930.63.2********
Public only32.61.831.42.330.83.3********
Uninsured24.23.324.83.7**********
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.91.535.41.832.12.437.57.0******
  Large central metro36.12.137.02.732.93.6********
  Large fringe metro34.73.035.33.328.75.3********
  Medium metro34.13.134.33.833.14.6********
  Small metro32.74.133.05.0**********
Nonmetropolitan24.92.926.63.3**********
  Micropolitan24.63.926.34.6**********
  Noncore25.53.727.23.7**********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish32.81.533.41.829.92.4******23.54.9
Other35.52.236.02.4**********
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.51.434.21.630.42.536.27.0****25.05.0
Fair/poor21.03.9************
CSHCNYes34.52.134.62.533.14.7********
No32.81.533.51.729.42.833.26.9******

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 6_3_10-3a: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_3_10-3a.html