Table 14_1_10-4c

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_10.4c
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers usually spent enough time with them, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.70.919.21.523.61.721.81.521.71.6
Age0–521.01.318.62.024.82.618.42.022.62.6
6–1722.11.119.61.822.81.923.51.821.22.0
GenderMale21.61.118.01.923.32.323.92.020.31.9
Female21.71.020.41.924.02.019.61.623.12.0
RaceWhite, single race21.81.020.21.923.32.021.61.621.91.7
Black, single race19.41.617.22.623.33.521.02.914.73.2
Asian, single race33.94.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races22.03.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races21.01.016.51.724.02.220.81.621.71.6
Non-Hispanic, White21.01.215.72.424.32.920.41.921.81.8
Non-Hispanic, Black19.31.617.12.622.83.521.62.814.23.2
Hispanic, all races24.51.625.32.722.62.426.43.322.75.0
Health insuranceAny private21.71.116.13.223.63.221.51.621.91.6
Public only21.31.319.41.723.31.921.92.8DSUDSU
Uninsured23.93.325.96.526.55.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan22.10.919.91.824.81.922.31.621.41.6
  Large central metro22.51.621.62.525.53.223.12.920.43.2
  Large fringe metro19.11.614.73.317.73.516.32.522.22.3
  Medium metro24.81.720.04.626.23.529.93.620.12.9
  Small metro23.52.921.55.030.44.617.73.224.06.3
Nonmetropolitan19.32.216.42.418.23.619.13.824.75.6
  Micropolitan17.52.218.93.118.24.716.84.0DSUDSU
  Noncore22.84.4DSUDSUDSUDSU22.86.7DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish20.90.916.71.522.61.921.31.621.51.6
Other27.22.028.73.526.82.925.83.8DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good21.70.919.51.523.61.721.81.521.61.5
Fair/poor19.93.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes25.21.722.72.825.52.924.03.027.73.3
No20.60.918.11.623.21.921.11.520.01.7

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: 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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_10-4c: 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_10-4c.html