Table 14_1_8-4c

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_8.4c
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 family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 17.70.915.21.518.81.617.41.418.81.6
Age0–518.21.212.41.721.42.617.52.120.72.3
6–1717.51.117.62.016.91.717.41.617.81.9
GenderMale18.01.114.81.818.32.218.21.819.31.9
Female17.51.015.62.019.22.016.61.618.41.8
RaceWhite, single race17.81.116.42.018.22.017.11.618.81.8
Black, single race15.31.513.52.416.43.317.32.813.93.5
Asian, single race28.04.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races19.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races17.51.013.61.819.72.216.31.519.21.7
Non-Hispanic, White17.71.314.02.720.12.915.91.819.31.9
Non-Hispanic, Black14.81.413.42.415.63.416.02.614.03.5
Hispanic, all races18.61.618.92.716.42.222.83.2DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private17.81.116.43.718.83.116.71.618.51.6
Public only16.61.214.31.718.61.917.62.7DSUDSU
Uninsured24.83.8DSUDSU19.55.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan17.41.015.01.619.31.817.31.517.71.6
  Large central metro16.61.416.32.218.43.216.72.215.32.6
  Large fringe metro16.81.8DSUDSU15.33.614.02.719.42.7
  Medium metro18.92.012.43.719.23.022.93.117.23.7
  Small metro19.12.816.84.727.55.613.94.0DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan19.42.215.83.016.23.518.03.530.36.9
  Micropolitan18.62.516.94.215.04.118.44.6DSUDSU
  Noncore20.83.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish17.31.013.31.618.91.816.81.518.71.7
Other21.12.022.13.518.43.023.13.9DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good17.60.915.01.518.61.717.51.418.61.6
Fair/poor22.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes21.31.721.93.618.82.620.62.922.92.8
No16.60.913.21.518.81.816.21.417.61.7

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: 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_8-4c: 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_8-4c.html