Table 6_4_12-3c

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_12.3c
Children ages 2–17 for whom a health provider gave advice about using a helmet when riding a bicycle or motorcycle, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 38.81.136.82.135.21.836.11.845.92.1
Age2–539.61.739.22.938.92.936.83.043.53.6
6–1738.51.235.72.334.01.935.82.146.72.2
GenderMale38.91.436.12.235.12.037.22.345.32.6
Female38.71.237.52.635.32.234.92.046.62.4
RaceWhite, single race40.81.338.62.835.32.038.72.147.52.2
Black, single race31.61.834.13.131.33.426.03.337.25.6
Asian, single race34.65.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races32.93.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races39.31.235.62.633.52.236.92.046.72.1
Non-Hispanic, White42.11.537.14.432.72.940.62.448.72.3
Non-Hispanic, Black31.71.933.93.131.43.426.43.437.45.7
Hispanic, all races36.91.739.52.639.12.732.43.036.36.0
Health insuranceAny private41.81.436.94.138.42.938.12.147.02.1
Public only34.51.537.42.433.72.230.23.2DSUDSU
Uninsured27.83.431.55.927.55.425.55.8DSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan41.11.239.32.338.81.937.02.047.72.1
  Large central metro38.61.739.53.338.42.934.83.042.63.2
  Large fringe metro45.02.539.35.633.64.442.04.052.63.2
  Medium metro38.52.541.14.140.04.133.63.742.55.4
  Small metro44.33.034.57.347.35.338.75.154.97.2
Nonmetropolitan27.02.227.74.320.83.531.74.325.04.5
  Micropolitan24.02.225.94.420.84.024.24.0DSUDSU
  Noncore32.44.531.28.620.96.143.97.5DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish39.91.236.12.436.22.037.31.946.62.1
Other32.52.139.03.232.03.226.83.6DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good39.01.136.82.135.51.836.21.846.02.1
Fair/poor31.14.137.56.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes40.51.642.53.638.33.536.13.345.23.5
No38.41.235.22.334.61.936.12.046.02.2

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_12-3c: 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_12-3c.html