Table 6_3_7-3b

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_7.3b
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by ethnicity, United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total45.91.044.81.143.61.450.81.850.51.9
Age0–553.11.551.81.750.22.162.02.657.52.5
6–1742.51.241.51.340.51.646.12.246.62.1
GenderMale46.01.244.51.443.81.749.72.451.92.2
Female45.81.345.11.443.41.851.92.348.92.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor58.41.958.82.458.53.260.93.657.63.0
Near poor/low49.61.947.72.446.53.150.73.553.72.5
Middle45.21.845.72.045.72.446.33.742.43.7
High35.91.935.42.136.12.335.35.441.65.6
Health insuranceAny private42.21.341.71.441.71.746.92.545.82.9
Public only55.61.556.01.954.92.855.73.054.82.2
Uninsured37.02.931.83.730.24.7**46.14.6
Residence locationbMetropolitan46.61.245.31.344.31.750.71.651.22.0
  Large central metro48.21.947.42.346.03.554.22.549.92.7
  Large fringe metro42.92.042.22.343.02.842.03.847.64.0
  Medium metro47.42.345.72.644.22.948.04.455.34.8
  Small metro49.94.147.84.045.14.257.96.561.89.1
Nonmetropolitan42.32.342.42.340.62.551.68.141.86.0
  Micropolitan39.32.739.12.738.12.944.712.341.17.2
  Noncore47.84.248.24.345.24.859.98.643.411.0
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish45.41.145.21.243.81.550.91.847.42.9
Other48.81.936.94.536.28.7**53.02.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good45.61.044.41.143.41.449.81.950.31.9
Fair/poor58.04.058.04.5****57.77.2
CSHCNYes50.31.849.42.047.22.358.63.256.44.7
No44.81.143.41.342.41.648.51.949.71.9

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: 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_7-3b: 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_7-3b.html