Table 14_1_10-5a

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_10.5a
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.010.457.140.546.550.83DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age0–57.870.818.530.984.811.35DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6–176.470.456.270.537.510.99DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale6.830.636.760.716.851.21DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female7.190.567.530.686.251.13DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor9.461.1510.761.508.041.77DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low9.191.149.891.458.031.77DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle7.020.806.830.915.351.59DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High4.380.644.560.72DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private5.510.545.480.624.721.01DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only10.090.7211.190.918.311.41DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured8.461.839.092.17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan6.840.486.840.576.700.89DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro7.890.857.951.147.161.31DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro5.500.945.600.98DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro7.830.897.721.069.552.48DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro5.221.035.531.19DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan7.931.248.681.46DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan8.851.4710.101.75DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish6.450.486.410.576.710.86DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other11.041.3212.041.51DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.760.466.970.555.870.82DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor17.082.8214.643.68DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes7.670.927.171.049.141.74DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No6.780.507.070.595.781.03DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_10-5a: 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_10-5a.html