Table 14_1_10-5b

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_10.5b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2006
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.010.456.070.485.970.596.230.7811.171.42
Age0–57.870.816.470.816.941.054.771.3913.262.16
6–176.470.455.840.515.410.617.030.909.601.17
GenderMale6.830.636.230.695.910.806.551.219.621.74
Female7.190.565.910.576.040.735.911.0512.651.70
Family incomeaNegative/poor9.461.159.501.4511.582.307.831.789.381.50
Near poor/low9.191.147.131.057.211.487.171.5414.192.80
Middle7.020.806.060.795.680.925.261.5611.692.57
High4.380.644.230.694.390.79DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private5.510.545.000.524.880.614.801.039.642.69
Public only10.090.728.760.909.821.377.551.3312.871.29
Uninsured8.461.838.862.61DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan6.840.485.630.515.260.626.340.8411.621.50
  Large central metro7.890.855.470.764.091.056.561.1913.362.07
  Large fringe metro5.500.944.741.014.601.05DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro7.830.897.371.037.111.219.122.3910.282.23
  Small metro5.221.034.951.215.311.48DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan7.931.248.191.288.931.51DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan8.851.479.301.5110.611.81DSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish6.450.486.090.495.950.596.370.829.562.13
Other11.041.32DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.741.61
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.760.465.850.485.860.595.580.7910.891.47
Fair/poor17.082.8216.683.48DSUDSUDSUDSU18.035.14
CSHCNYes7.670.927.551.026.941.168.851.768.501.70
No6.780.505.540.515.550.635.430.9911.691.68

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_10-5b: 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_10-5b.html