Table 6_3_11-3b

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_11.3b
Children ages 2–17 for whom a health provider ever gave advice about using a helmet when riding a bicycle or motorcycle, by ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total37.41.138.01.239.51.532.92.235.01.7
Age2–536.61.736.12.138.92.531.43.038.22.4
6–1737.71.238.61.339.71.633.32.533.81.8
GenderMale38.31.338.81.541.01.932.12.535.92.1
Female36.61.337.21.437.91.733.72.734.02.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.31.831.92.531.83.531.23.333.22.3
Near poor/low35.61.835.12.436.13.435.63.536.82.3
Middle37.31.838.72.038.82.433.74.029.73.1
High42.32.141.92.343.72.530.36.646.65.9
Health insuranceAny private40.51.440.61.541.81.834.73.139.53.0
Public only33.51.433.72.032.52.733.03.033.32.0
Uninsured23.82.621.63.625.55.3**27.43.9
Residence locationbMetropolitan39.91.241.11.443.31.834.62.235.71.7
  Large central metro38.51.840.02.442.63.635.63.335.72.6
  Large fringe metro43.42.544.12.846.93.135.84.438.84.4
  Medium metro38.12.738.93.039.83.629.04.134.53.5
  Small metro38.42.940.03.341.33.635.55.629.35.7
Nonmetropolitan24.32.224.02.224.02.3**26.55.2
  Micropolitan23.42.422.52.422.32.622.26.331.65.4
  Noncore25.83.926.84.027.34.3****
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish38.01.238.41.339.61.632.92.334.72.6
Other34.31.931.54.736.57.9**35.21.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good37.51.138.21.339.71.532.52.234.91.7
Fair/poor33.73.833.04.5****36.16.5
CSHCNYes43.51.843.41.944.82.336.43.544.04.7
No35.91.236.51.337.91.731.92.433.61.7

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_11-3b: 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_11-3b.html