Table 14_1_8-4b

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_8.4b
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers usually 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 17.70.917.51.017.71.314.81.418.61.6
Age0–518.21.218.11.418.71.713.52.618.62.0
6–1717.51.117.21.217.11.515.51.718.71.9
GenderMale18.01.117.71.217.51.516.81.819.22.0
Female17.51.017.41.217.81.412.71.618.11.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor15.21.513.61.814.02.713.42.418.92.7
Near poor/low18.81.619.72.220.12.915.63.416.42.2
Middle17.41.416.31.515.91.816.02.622.83.2
High18.81.619.21.719.31.914.03.5DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private17.81.117.61.217.61.413.72.118.73.1
Public only16.61.215.71.515.82.014.72.018.61.8
Uninsured24.83.827.85.4DSUDSUDSUDSU18.94.0
Residence locationbMetropolitan17.41.017.11.117.21.414.41.418.91.6
  Large central metro16.61.415.51.715.12.311.81.919.11.8
  Large fringe metro16.81.817.62.118.52.613.53.411.92.6
  Medium metro18.92.017.82.016.92.321.54.524.35.7
  Small metro19.12.818.23.217.53.819.55.024.65.5
Nonmetropolitan19.42.219.82.319.72.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan18.62.519.02.618.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore20.83.821.23.921.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish17.31.017.41.017.71.314.51.516.22.0
Other21.12.021.44.2DSUDSUDSUDSU21.02.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good17.60.917.41.017.51.314.51.418.81.6
Fair/poor22.34.125.65.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes21.31.721.91.923.62.316.72.517.02.8
No16.60.916.11.015.51.314.31.718.91.7

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_8-4b: 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_8-4b.html