Table 6_4_11-3b

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_11.3b
Children over 80 lbs for whom a health provider gave advice about using lap or shoulder belts when riding in a car, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 34.81.434.11.635.
Family incomeaNegative/poor34.
Near poor/low34.
Health insuranceAny private36.11.935.
Public only34.61.831.
Residence locationbMetropolitan37.01.536.51.839.32.333.42.738.92.2
  Large central metro35.
  Large fringe metro42.33.443.53.647.04.431.
  Medium metro34.
  Small metro31.63.432.23.936.05.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish35.21.534.81.635.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good34.91.434.31.635.

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