Table 6_4_8-3c

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_8.3c
Children for whom a health provider ever gave advice about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 47.10.957.11.752.51.743.81.640.51.8
Age0–554.41.565.72.262.02.551.42.742.93.0
6–1743.41.051.02.147.71.940.51.739.42.0
GenderMale47.91.155.72.054.02.245.52.041.12.5
Female46.31.158.52.251.02.142.11.939.92.0
RaceWhite, single race46.81.155.72.352.42.144.81.841.12.2
Black, single race49.71.859.72.652.53.541.43.737.05.0
Asian, single race34.34.6DSUDSUDSUDSU26.36.133.66.5
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races56.53.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races46.01.056.22.251.62.143.71.840.62.0
Non-Hispanic, White45.41.353.13.550.82.944.92.241.32.4
Non-Hispanic, Black49.91.860.22.752.23.541.93.737.25.0
Hispanic, all races51.21.859.02.754.62.944.33.139.76.0
Health insuranceAny private43.11.149.94.650.02.642.61.840.71.9
Public only56.01.459.32.055.82.449.63.3DSUDSU
Uninsured42.73.348.45.942.15.543.86.1DSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan47.51.057.32.054.41.944.41.740.81.9
  Large central metro48.11.757.02.652.12.947.33.038.73.1
  Large fringe metro46.32.155.86.352.24.743.53.444.03.5
  Medium metro45.32.057.54.055.53.541.03.533.94.1
  Small metro53.92.760.17.263.54.645.95.549.25.0
Nonmetropolitan44.92.056.33.444.34.441.14.337.05.0
  Micropolitan42.02.253.84.041.04.936.84.537.75.6
  Noncore50.43.061.06.049.27.248.56.3DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish47.21.057.52.053.02.045.11.740.91.9
Other46.12.355.53.350.83.335.24.232.67.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good46.90.957.01.852.31.743.51.640.61.8
Fair/poor56.44.359.26.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes50.11.660.23.558.43.049.63.039.53.0
No46.41.056.11.851.21.942.61.841.02.0

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_8-3c: 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_8-3c.html