Table 6_4_5-3c

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_5.3c
Children ages 2–17 for whom a health provider ever gave advice about the amount and kind of exercise, sports, or physically active hobbies they should have, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 36.91.035.31.635.01.933.51.643.41.8
Age2–531.81.332.12.729.32.528.92.736.63.1
6–1738.71.136.71.836.92.134.91.845.51.9
GenderMale37.11.235.61.834.62.134.31.942.82.2
Female36.81.134.92.135.52.332.72.044.02.4
RaceWhite, single race37.11.133.92.033.21.934.61.943.82.0
Black, single race38.41.939.02.442.03.930.23.445.64.6
Asian, single race29.74.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races37.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races36.11.133.81.932.72.432.21.743.01.9
Non-Hispanic, White36.01.329.32.927.72.633.52.243.52.1
Non-Hispanic, Black38.32.038.92.641.94.030.43.545.34.6
Hispanic, all races40.31.938.52.440.43.239.33.447.65.8
Health insuranceAny private38.01.333.84.435.92.833.01.843.91.8
Public only36.11.436.61.934.52.238.63.2DSUDSU
Uninsured29.73.325.85.133.85.428.06.0DSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan39.11.137.11.937.22.035.81.844.81.9
  Large central metro42.01.641.12.744.12.938.22.945.33.3
  Large fringe metro38.02.236.14.929.93.934.53.744.02.9
  Medium metro37.12.336.74.431.73.736.54.242.34.0
  Small metro36.72.822.34.939.56.029.34.252.44.7
Nonmetropolitan25.71.928.73.826.34.122.62.827.64.8
  Micropolitan25.42.326.54.522.65.325.63.5DSUDSU
  Noncore26.33.732.86.431.77.517.74.2DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish37.31.034.31.834.72.233.71.744.11.8
Other34.72.238.33.136.23.431.93.9DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good36.71.034.81.734.81.933.11.643.31.8
Fair/poor48.94.046.66.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes43.01.540.33.038.43.141.42.948.92.8
No35.41.133.91.834.12.031.51.842.02.1

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_5-3c: 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_5-3c.html