Table 6_4_8-3a

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_8.3a
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 47.10.946.81.149.71.834.34.6DSUDSUDSUDSU56.53.7
Age0–554.41.553.01.761.12.942.96.1DSUDSUDSUDSU64.75.6
6–1743.41.043.71.244.62.130.05.2DSUDSUDSUDSU50.25.0
GenderMale47.91.147.51.449.02.235.95.8DSUDSUDSUDSU60.75.1
Female46.31.146.11.350.52.432.95.5DSUDSUDSUDSU52.34.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor57.11.755.72.359.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low52.51.752.42.152.53.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle43.81.644.81.841.43.726.36.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High40.51.841.12.237.05.033.66.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private43.11.143.51.443.82.731.85.0DSUDSUDSUDSU51.45.4
Public only56.01.455.71.956.72.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU68.75.3
Uninsured42.73.343.63.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan47.51.047.31.249.61.934.44.7DSUDSUDSUDSU58.64.1
  Large central metro48.11.748.02.250.32.733.66.8DSUDSUDSUDSU60.66.8
  Large fringe metro46.32.148.02.641.63.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro45.32.043.22.451.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro53.92.752.93.063.86.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan44.92.044.42.450.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan42.02.241.62.745.55.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore50.43.049.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.21.046.31.250.81.841.86.7DSUDSUDSUDSU55.63.8
Other46.12.349.72.4DSUDSU28.26.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good46.90.946.61.149.81.934.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSU55.03.9
Fair/poor56.44.357.65.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes50.11.648.91.953.83.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No46.41.046.41.248.52.133.14.8DSUDSUDSUDSU54.84.6

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_8-3a: 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_8-3a.html