Table 6_4_10-3b

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 6_4_10.3b
Children 41–80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using booster seats when riding in a car, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 43.41.444.01.745.92.237.13.441.52.5
Age0–555.42.556.13.056.53.955.36.252.84.0
6–1739.51.540.01.842.62.230.33.537.62.8
GenderMale43.41.844.12.246.52.734.33.940.43.1
Female43.51.943.82.245.22.740.14.442.53.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor41.02.837.43.635.85.438.45.048.53.6
Near poor/low36.92.136.43.031.44.044.45.237.83.4
Middle41.52.742.03.245.53.8DSUDSU39.45.2
High51.73.052.63.154.53.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private46.41.946.72.148.72.537.74.644.45.0
Public only37.22.235.82.934.24.135.03.739.82.9
Uninsured41.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU39.76.4
Residence locationbMetropolitan45.11.646.31.949.32.436.03.441.02.6
  Large central metro43.12.643.73.748.06.135.54.741.83.0
  Large fringe metro46.42.949.23.152.43.5DSUDSU32.96.1
  Medium metro43.53.742.43.944.54.6DSUDSU50.07.6
  Small metro52.23.654.24.154.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan33.93.332.33.730.84.4DSUDSU46.38.5
  Micropolitan28.53.526.43.924.94.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore45.96.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish44.81.645.11.746.22.238.23.542.53.9
Other35.73.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU40.73.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.51.544.11.746.02.236.83.441.22.5
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes40.12.739.33.041.13.636.05.844.15.8
No44.21.545.11.847.12.337.33.741.12.6

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