Table 14_1_10-3b

2009 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 14_1_10.3b
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers always spent enough time with them, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 71.31.072.91.173.01.374.51.864.31.9
Age0–571.11.573.11.672.62.176.22.963.52.6
6–1771.51.272.81.373.21.673.62.264.92.1
GenderMale71.51.373.01.473.21.775.02.264.82.6
Female71.11.172.81.272.81.574.02.063.82.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor71.41.974.02.272.73.375.13.065.33.1
Near poor/low67.21.968.82.368.53.070.13.763.23.3
Middle71.21.673.11.874.02.173.12.961.93.5
High73.91.774.11.773.81.982.73.670.95.9
Health insuranceAny private72.81.273.41.273.71.475.82.468.23.5
Public only68.61.571.91.870.42.474.02.661.92.0
Uninsured67.63.770.85.1DSUDSUDSUDSU61.55.5
Residence locationbMetropolitan71.11.072.91.273.11.475.01.963.72.0
  Large central metro69.61.773.32.274.83.175.72.661.22.3
  Large fringe metro75.41.875.62.074.82.482.23.273.84.2
  Medium metro67.42.268.62.269.62.763.95.860.65.5
  Small metro71.32.573.22.772.63.171.26.760.35.4
Nonmetropolitan72.72.572.82.672.73.070.75.772.56.2
  Micropolitan73.62.773.62.873.23.271.78.474.17.3
  Noncore71.14.871.35.071.85.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish72.71.073.21.173.11.374.51.867.72.9
Other61.82.264.25.2DSUDSUDSUDSU61.02.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good71.51.073.21.173.21.375.01.864.12.0
Fair/poor63.03.959.94.8DSUDSUDSUDSU70.56.6
CSHCNYes67.11.967.12.165.82.571.92.666.73.2
No72.61.074.81.175.61.375.12.063.92.2

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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.

DSU - 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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_10-3b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_10-3b.html