Table 14_1_10-5c

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_10.5c
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 family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.010.459.461.159.191.147.020.804.380.64
Age0–57.870.819.701.6911.591.816.361.445.591.37
6–176.470.459.261.297.541.097.360.813.690.71
GenderMale6.830.639.741.648.911.486.230.914.580.98
Female7.190.569.171.269.481.377.831.194.180.77
RaceWhite, single race7.140.5410.761.509.891.456.830.914.560.72
Black, single race6.550.838.041.778.031.775.351.59DSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races6.070.489.501.457.131.056.060.794.230.69
Non-Hispanic, White5.970.5911.582.307.211.485.680.924.390.79
Non-Hispanic, Black6.230.787.831.787.171.545.261.56DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races11.171.429.381.5014.192.8011.692.57DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private5.510.54DSUDSU8.462.175.500.784.480.67
Public only10.090.729.471.199.741.2413.022.55DSUDSU
Uninsured8.461.83DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan6.840.4810.301.429.531.266.790.863.820.59
  Large central metro7.890.8510.081.9012.332.596.791.464.261.21
  Large fringe metro5.500.94DSUDSUDSUDSU6.851.643.590.91
  Medium metro7.830.8910.732.559.011.878.221.73DSUDSU
  Small metro5.221.03DSUDSU8.232.06DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan7.931.246.311.357.602.188.122.31DSUDSU
  Micropolitan8.851.476.471.63DSUDSU11.423.41DSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish6.450.489.831.379.161.375.950.744.090.64
Other11.041.328.061.319.331.7116.544.11DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.760.468.821.159.221.176.850.804.150.64
Fair/poor17.082.8222.856.36DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes7.670.9210.052.1110.391.877.421.885.021.29
No6.780.509.261.328.631.306.850.934.260.71

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_10-5c: 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_10-5c.html