Table 14_1_4-4a

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_4.4a
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers usually listened carefully, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 20.00.920.11.018.02.028.05.3DSUDSUDSUDSU22.63.4
Age0–520.21.320.11.519.13.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU25.34.8
6–1719.81.120.11.217.32.131.16.3DSUDSUDSUDSU20.14.1
GenderMale20.41.220.61.319.22.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU22.44.9
Female19.51.019.51.116.72.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU22.94.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor17.91.719.62.115.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low21.81.721.82.022.13.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle18.61.518.51.817.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High21.31.621.01.618.13.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private19.81.119.71.215.92.432.56.0DSUDSUDSUDSU22.34.5
Public only18.91.319.51.418.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU22.85.5
Uninsured28.53.728.24.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan19.61.019.41.018.22.228.35.3DSUDSUDSUDSU23.63.9
  Large central metro20.91.721.71.917.12.929.26.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro16.71.717.11.812.03.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro20.92.119.42.128.97.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro21.02.920.13.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan22.02.423.52.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan21.83.023.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore22.64.224.34.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish19.60.919.81.118.02.128.67.1DSUDSUDSUDSU21.53.4
Other22.72.222.22.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good19.90.919.91.017.92.028.15.3DSUDSUDSUDSU23.63.5
Fair/poor22.53.826.14.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes22.61.624.01.918.72.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No19.01.018.71.017.52.330.05.7DSUDSUDSUDSU24.33.9

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_4-4a: 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_4-4a.html