Table 14_1_4-3c

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_4.3c
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers always listened carefully, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 75.71.074.92.071.81.877.41.676.61.7
Age0–575.41.474.32.771.62.780.52.273.92.8
6–1775.81.175.42.371.92.175.81.978.21.8
GenderMale75.01.372.82.672.42.376.52.176.22.2
Female76.41.077.12.171.12.278.41.977.02.0
RaceWhite, single race75.51.172.42.471.72.177.41.877.01.8
Black, single race77.62.178.43.172.53.980.13.379.73.9
Asian, single race68.64.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races72.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races76.31.176.92.371.12.378.71.876.41.8
Non-Hispanic, White76.31.374.73.470.02.978.82.176.71.9
Non-Hispanic, Black77.92.178.73.273.73.980.03.279.64.0
Hispanic, all races72.71.770.42.973.32.871.23.380.04.8
Health insuranceAny private77.31.177.73.672.83.278.61.877.21.6
Public only73.61.575.02.372.02.174.03.1DSUDSU
Uninsured65.64.163.78.862.26.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan76.01.073.62.271.22.077.81.778.11.8
  Large central metro74.61.872.82.570.43.675.93.077.63.1
  Large fringe metro79.71.975.85.680.63.283.42.777.92.9
  Medium metro74.22.473.85.868.43.472.83.780.73.1
  Small metro73.92.472.65.064.95.580.83.676.15.3
Nonmetropolitan73.62.579.93.674.34.075.54.261.17.3
  Micropolitan73.33.277.65.072.05.475.05.8DSUDSU
  Noncore74.04.384.44.4DSUDSU76.36.6DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish76.31.075.82.272.12.178.11.776.71.7
Other71.42.271.63.370.53.571.23.9DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good76.01.075.32.071.91.877.71.676.91.7
Fair/poor63.64.165.98.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes71.81.771.94.270.43.273.53.170.92.9
No77.01.076.32.072.31.979.01.678.22.0

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_4-3c: 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_4-3c.html