Table 14_1_8-5c

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_8.5c
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never 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 4.010.347.051.016.660.963.010.501.800.34
Age0–54.290.547.571.506.981.552.360.66DSUDSU
6–173.830.386.601.116.441.123.350.621.610.38
GenderMale4.110.447.491.446.781.353.030.661.750.43
Female3.900.436.581.096.531.092.990.661.850.55
RaceWhite, single race4.050.407.981.366.871.213.220.561.810.37
Black, single race4.770.805.541.347.081.69DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races3.840.387.531.196.681.233.090.581.740.35
Non-Hispanic, White3.870.469.602.037.201.793.370.681.740.39
Non-Hispanic, Black4.440.785.281.316.311.50DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races4.760.665.931.456.601.36DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private2.910.38DSUDSU6.871.782.770.541.740.37
Public only6.440.696.941.126.821.04DSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan3.940.387.341.206.671.043.080.571.690.31
  Large central metro4.100.535.001.196.251.283.360.912.650.74
  Large fringe metro2.270.56DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.651.0111.973.1410.772.97DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro4.651.20DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan4.350.765.921.636.601.79DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan5.211.058.042.29DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.000.387.971.237.001.142.910.531.820.35
Other4.040.673.551.005.441.54DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good3.730.336.090.976.700.992.780.461.730.33
Fair/poor15.083.62DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes5.640.689.452.229.741.863.610.95DSUDSU
No3.500.346.181.095.730.912.840.511.390.40

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_8-5c: 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_8-5c.html