Table 6_3_10-3b

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_10.3b
Children over 80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using lap or shoulder belts when riding in a car, by ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total33.11.332.31.532.71.930.12.436.62.2
Age0–5**********
6–1733.11.332.31.532.71.930.12.436.52.2
GenderMale33.81.633.01.933.92.328.63.537.02.7
Female32.51.631.61.931.42.331.72.936.22.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.32.330.12.827.64.332.94.137.93.7
Near poor/low30.12.026.52.623.43.331.23.837.83.0
Middle36.72.437.12.737.73.230.34.634.54.3
High31.52.431.12.632.13.023.55.0**
Health insuranceAny private34.41.734.31.935.22.130.73.235.43.5
Public only32.61.829.52.424.03.230.43.439.62.8
Uninsured24.23.319.94.3****31.15.1
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.91.534.21.734.42.331.92.437.42.3
  Large central metro36.12.135.82.636.74.032.83.736.63.3
  Large fringe metro34.73.034.23.435.13.828.25.337.75.0
  Medium metro34.13.133.53.233.44.132.74.637.35.3
  Small metro32.74.130.74.430.15.3****
Nonmetropolitan24.92.924.93.026.53.5**26.04.6
  Micropolitan24.63.924.94.226.55.0**22.05.5
  Noncore25.53.724.83.826.43.8****
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish32.81.532.61.633.01.930.02.434.73.3
Other35.52.227.25.5****38.12.6
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.51.432.81.633.31.930.22.536.62.2
Fair/poor21.03.9********
CSHCNYes34.52.132.72.331.62.732.64.846.75.8
No32.81.532.31.733.02.129.32.834.82.2

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: 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_10-3b: 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_10-3b.html