Table 6_3_9-3c

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_9.3c
Children 41–80 lbs for whom a health provider ever gave advice about using booster seats when riding in the car, by family income,a United States, 2005
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total41.61.735.02.736.12.745.02.946.62.9
Age0–550.72.846.44.338.55.657.44.5**
6–1739.01.831.02.735.52.841.63.244.03.4
GenderMale41.01.936.43.634.93.246.23.543.43.8
Female42.32.233.63.137.53.743.74.050.23.8
RaceWhite, single race42.41.935.63.435.22.945.13.347.83.3
Black, single race39.72.737.74.242.25.244.96.0**
Asian, single race**********
NHOPI, single race**********
AI/AN, single race**********
Multiple races**********
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races41.51.931.33.035.33.545.93.345.83.1
Non-Hispanic, White42.32.328.04.733.54.245.73.947.23.5
Non-Hispanic, Black39.52.838.44.341.95.444.76.1**
Hispanic, all races42.22.342.74.138.13.141.04.6**
Health insuranceAny private43.72.1**34.54.145.63.147.03.0
Public only38.42.437.03.336.83.748.06.0**
Uninsured32.74.9********
Residence locationbMetropolitan43.81.835.93.138.83.047.03.248.93.0
  Large central metro46.13.039.34.840.44.347.15.055.75.8
  Large fringe metro49.02.837.47.434.85.856.84.453.14.5
  Medium metro38.44.031.24.644.55.938.78.3**
  Small metro34.44.2********
Nonmetropolitan28.53.331.45.422.74.633.95.9**
  Micropolitan26.23.930.05.9******
  Noncore33.46.2********
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish41.21.832.42.834.93.345.73.045.43.0
Other43.92.843.65.040.13.939.86.2**
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good41.61.734.32.836.92.744.82.846.52.9
Fair/poor**********
CSHCNYes44.73.143.25.430.15.052.95.447.25.6
No40.71.732.52.837.72.943.02.846.33.3

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_9-3c: 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_9-3c.html