Table 6_4_10-3c

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_10.3c
Children 41–80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using booster seats when riding in a car, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 43.41.441.02.836.92.141.52.751.73.0
Age0–555.42.557.54.053.04.654.84.656.45.2
6–1739.51.534.03.132.22.636.62.950.43.1
GenderMale43.41.840.13.635.83.043.73.650.23.8
Female43.51.942.13.937.92.839.13.553.23.9
RaceWhite, single race44.81.842.43.634.32.643.93.253.33.4
Black, single race37.03.237.84.844.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races41.96.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races44.01.737.43.636.43.042.03.252.63.1
Non-Hispanic, White45.92.235.85.431.44.045.53.854.53.5
Non-Hispanic, Black37.13.438.45.044.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races41.52.548.53.637.83.439.45.2DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private46.41.9DSUDSU39.53.843.03.252.33.2
Public only37.22.240.73.335.73.232.24.7DSUDSU
Uninsured41.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan45.11.644.33.139.62.441.73.252.43.1
  Large central metro43.12.644.93.939.33.938.85.049.15.5
  Large fringe metro46.42.9DSUDSU39.15.141.35.653.64.8
  Medium metro43.53.743.25.838.55.143.06.4DSUDSU
  Small metro52.23.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan33.93.329.26.123.85.540.45.1DSUDSU
  Micropolitan28.53.526.27.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore45.96.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish44.81.640.33.337.72.743.23.152.43.2
Other35.73.042.95.034.43.929.34.9DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.51.540.92.836.52.241.52.852.03.0
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes40.12.742.14.934.55.542.35.240.05.4
No44.21.540.73.337.52.441.52.954.53.4

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_10-3c: 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_10-3c.html