Table 6_3_10-3c

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_10.3c
Children over 80 lbs for whom a health provider ever gave advice about using lap or shoulder belts when riding in a car, by family income,a United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
RaceWhite, single race33.81.632.
Black, single race30.32.432.
Asian, single race37.26.9********
NHOPI, single race**********
AI/AN, single race**********
Multiple races24.04.8********
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races32.31.530.12.826.52.637.12.731.12.6
Non-Hispanic, White32.71.927.64.323.43.337.
Non-Hispanic, Black30.12.432.
Hispanic, all races36.**
Health insuranceAny private34.41.733.
Public only32.61.833.82.432.72.831.15.2**
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.91.534.52.631.
  Large central metro36.
  Large fringe metro34.
  Medium metro34.
  Small metro32.74.1**31.38.2****
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish32.81.529.92.527.92.537.92.631.02.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.51.432.92.430.

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_10-3c: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.