Table 6_3_7-3a

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_7.3a
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by race, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total45.91.045.31.250.91.833.94.2**51.28.546.54.4
Age0–553.11.552.31.861.72.532.96.1****54.66.0
6–1742.51.242.01.446.32.134.55.3****41.34.9
GenderMale46.01.245.81.549.72.430.74.6****44.75.5
Female45.81.344.81.552.12.236.85.2****48.55.3
Family incomeaNegative/poor58.41.958.22.260.03.5******72.25.9
Near poor/low49.61.949.22.352.13.4******40.08.7
Middle45.21.845.12.146.63.7********
High35.91.936.82.134.95.329.55.7******
Health insuranceAny private42.21.342.41.647.12.529.74.3****37.15.8
Public only55.61.554.71.855.83.0******62.55.4
Uninsured37.02.937.73.4**********
Residence locationbMetropolitan46.61.246.21.450.81.633.84.2****46.25.0
  Large central metro48.21.947.92.554.32.532.05.7******
  Large fringe metro42.92.043.72.542.43.8********
  Medium metro47.42.346.52.548.44.2********
  Small metro49.94.148.44.457.46.5********
Nonmetropolitan42.32.340.62.551.68.1********
  Micropolitan39.32.738.32.944.712.3********
  Noncore47.84.245.04.659.98.6********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish45.41.144.31.450.81.837.75.8****46.04.6
Other48.81.950.82.1**29.75.7******
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good45.61.045.11.349.91.933.84.2**52.68.646.44.3
Fair/poor58.04.054.45.1**********
CSHCNYes50.31.849.02.159.23.1********
No44.81.144.41.348.41.833.44.4****46.34.6

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_7-3a: 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_7-3a.html