Table 6_4_9-3c

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_9.3c
Children 0–40 lbs for whom a health provider ever gave advice about using child safety seats when riding in a car, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.71.563.12.464.22.563.72.763.83.1
Age0–564.11.664.12.564.82.563.32.964.33.1
6–1751.47.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale63.01.962.13.565.93.163.23.961.13.6
Female64.42.064.23.062.43.364.23.466.24.1
RaceWhite, single race64.41.962.63.163.53.065.93.364.93.6
Black, single race61.52.863.64.159.06.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races69.66.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races64.21.762.23.162.43.465.43.165.43.2
Non-Hispanic, White65.82.259.55.061.14.770.03.567.03.7
Non-Hispanic, Black60.82.963.34.258.06.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races61.92.664.93.468.03.756.96.2DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private65.32.0DSUDSU60.35.068.23.164.43.1
Public only62.02.062.92.567.32.850.75.5DSUDSU
Uninsured56.86.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan64.51.664.02.966.62.763.62.964.13.3
  Large central metro64.22.564.24.060.84.069.33.661.65.7
  Large fringe metro61.13.6DSUDSU58.86.957.35.962.75.5
  Medium metro64.33.264.55.368.06.460.06.1DSUDSU
  Small metro74.34.057.87.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan59.23.359.85.351.96.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan56.14.454.86.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore64.95.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish64.81.762.12.864.73.267.72.964.23.3
Other58.73.266.83.962.74.646.57.4DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.91.563.52.464.22.563.82.764.23.1
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNYes67.23.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No63.51.662.22.564.62.564.12.963.03.5

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_9-3c: 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_9-3c.html