Table 14_1_8-3b

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_8.3b
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers always showed respect for what they or their parents had to say, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 78.31.078.61.178.51.380.81.776.61.7
Age0–577.51.377.91.576.81.883.03.176.22.1
6–1778.71.179.11.379.41.579.61.876.92.1
GenderMale77.91.278.21.378.41.678.12.376.62.1
Female78.61.179.11.278.51.583.61.876.62.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor77.82.078.92.376.43.681.33.175.23.1
Near poor/low74.61.773.62.372.73.178.13.777.02.4
Middle79.61.580.61.780.82.081.32.674.63.3
High79.41.679.01.779.02.083.33.783.94.5
Health insuranceAny private79.31.279.41.379.51.583.12.278.43.3
Public only76.91.577.81.976.42.479.72.775.11.9
Uninsured71.33.868.15.4DSUDSUDSUDSU77.74.6
Residence locationbMetropolitan78.61.179.21.279.11.581.21.876.11.8
  Large central metro79.31.581.31.982.12.583.92.274.92.0
  Large fringe metro81.02.080.02.379.02.782.93.487.02.8
  Medium metro75.52.577.02.478.42.770.76.867.46.4
  Small metro76.22.476.52.775.73.478.95.074.45.2
Nonmetropolitan76.32.375.72.375.62.777.76.583.15.4
  Micropolitan76.12.875.42.974.93.476.69.983.36.8
  Noncore76.53.776.23.876.84.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish78.71.078.71.178.31.480.91.779.12.2
Other74.92.076.94.3DSUDSUDSUDSU74.22.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good78.61.079.01.178.81.381.51.776.91.7
Fair/poor62.64.259.64.8DSUDSUDSUDSU70.07.7
CSHCNYes73.11.972.72.171.12.576.72.775.73.2
No79.81.080.61.181.11.382.12.076.91.8

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_8-3b: 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_8-3b.html