Table 6_4_10-3a

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 6_4_10.3a
Children 41–80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using booster seats when riding in a car, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 43.41.444.81.837.03.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU41.96.7
Age0–555.42.555.73.054.96.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6–1739.51.541.31.830.23.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale43.41.845.12.233.93.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female43.51.944.42.240.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor41.02.842.43.637.84.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low36.92.134.32.644.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle41.52.743.93.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High51.73.053.33.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private46.41.948.02.237.74.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only37.22.237.42.734.53.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured41.75.541.46.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan45.11.647.21.935.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro43.12.644.93.435.64.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro46.42.949.33.330.06.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro43.53.745.44.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro52.23.651.94.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan33.93.331.94.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan28.53.526.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore45.96.244.37.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish44.81.645.82.038.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other35.73.039.53.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.51.544.81.836.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes40.12.741.63.235.75.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No44.21.545.61.837.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 6_4_10-3a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_10-3a.html