Table 6_3_7-3c

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_7.3c
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by family income,a United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total45.91.058.41.949.61.945.21.835.91.9
Age0–553.11.567.12.256.82.951.43.041.12.9
6–1742.51.253.22.345.92.142.51.933.52.3
GenderMale46.01.258.72.447.22.247.02.136.22.4
Female45.81.358.12.252.12.343.32.235.52.3
RaceWhite, single race45.31.258.22.249.22.345.12.136.82.1
Black, single race50.91.860.03.552.13.446.63.734.95.3
Asian, single race33.94.2******29.55.7
NHOPI, single race**********
AI/AN, single race51.28.5********
Multiple races46.54.472.25.940.08.7****
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races44.81.158.82.447.72.445.72.035.42.1
Non-Hispanic, White43.61.458.53.246.53.145.72.436.12.3
Non-Hispanic, Black50.81.860.93.650.73.546.33.735.35.4
Hispanic, all races50.51.957.63.053.72.542.43.741.65.6
Health insuranceAny private42.21.350.94.945.33.046.12.136.22.0
Public only55.61.561.32.054.02.543.34.0**
Uninsured37.02.941.85.845.55.136.95.3**
Residence locationbMetropolitan46.61.259.32.150.92.146.92.036.02.0
  Large central metro48.21.961.12.852.42.846.43.235.64.1
  Large fringe metro42.92.053.74.350.95.346.73.934.03.0
  Medium metro47.42.357.74.848.34.645.54.041.03.1
  Small metro49.94.167.36.850.77.053.35.335.05.0
Nonmetropolitan42.32.354.84.843.64.236.83.734.44.5
  Micropolitan39.32.752.85.938.55.333.25.136.84.9
  Noncore47.84.257.96.850.96.044.17.2**
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish45.41.158.82.248.22.245.91.936.12.0
Other48.81.957.53.853.93.039.74.130.35.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good45.61.057.72.049.31.945.01.835.81.9
Fair/poor58.04.073.55.156.27.0****
CSHCNYes50.31.866.83.155.63.748.72.937.43.5
No44.81.155.82.048.02.144.42.035.62.0

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_7-3c: 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_7-3c.html