Table 6_4_8-3b

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_8.3b
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by ethnicity, United States, 2006
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 47.10.946.01.045.41.349.91.851.21.8
Age0–554.41.552.51.850.32.161.13.060.82.4
6–1743.41.042.81.143.01.544.92.245.71.9
GenderMale47.91.146.81.346.11.749.12.252.02.1
Female46.31.145.21.244.51.650.72.450.42.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor57.11.756.22.253.13.560.22.759.02.7
Near poor/low52.51.751.62.150.82.952.23.554.62.9
Middle43.81.643.71.844.92.241.93.744.33.1
High40.51.840.62.041.32.437.25.039.76.0
Health insuranceAny private43.11.142.71.343.01.544.02.746.53.1
Public only56.01.455.71.854.72.957.12.356.72.2
Uninsured42.73.343.04.545.65.7DSUDSU42.14.3
Residence locationbMetropolitan47.51.046.31.245.81.549.82.051.41.9
  Large central metro48.11.746.52.145.43.250.92.751.12.4
  Large fringe metro46.32.147.22.249.42.941.53.742.24.6
  Medium metro45.32.042.82.239.82.650.54.358.94.4
  Small metro53.92.751.73.050.13.363.86.066.57.3
Nonmetropolitan44.92.044.52.143.82.650.54.548.84.4
  Micropolitan42.02.241.52.340.72.845.55.046.25.5
  Noncore50.43.049.93.249.23.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.21.046.81.145.51.351.01.851.02.3
Other46.12.330.84.6DSUDSUDSUDSU51.52.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good46.90.945.81.045.11.350.01.951.21.8
Fair/poor56.44.357.75.8DSUDSUDSUDSU53.46.1
CSHCNYes50.11.649.01.747.32.253.23.157.63.3
No46.41.045.21.144.91.548.82.150.41.9

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_8-3b: 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_8-3b.html