Table 6_4_11-3a

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_11.3a
Children over 80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using lap or shoulder belts when riding in a car, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 34.81.436.31.731.62.524.45.4DSUDSUDSUDSU27.16.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor34.
Near poor/low34.
Health insuranceAny private36.11.937.
Public only34.61.834.82.335.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan37.01.539.31.933.12.625.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSU25.25.6
  Large central metro35.
  Large fringe metro42.33.444.
  Medium metro34.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish35.21.536.21.831.92.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU27.16.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good34.91.436.41.731.72.624.15.4DSUDSUDSUDSU27.66.0

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_11-3a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.