Table 14_1_10-2b

2010 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 14_1_10.2b
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.80.55.80.54.90.67.21.211.51.2
Age0-57.40.76.20.85.60.97.21.811.61.6
6-176.50.65.50.64.60.77.21.311.31.5
GenderMale6.90.65.70.75.20.85.71.212.21.4
Female6.70.65.80.64.70.78.81.810.71.7
Family incomeaNegative/poor10.81.38.61.36.91.810.42.215.62.6
Near poor/low9.01.08.01.27.31.4DSUDSU11.31.9
Middle5.40.84.50.94.31.1DSUDSU10.02.0
High4.80.74.80.84.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private5.20.55.10.64.60.6DSUDSU6.51.4
Public only9.50.97.30.95.61.08.81.614.01.7
Uninsured10.22.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU15.94.1
Location of residencebMetropolitan7.00.55.80.64.70.77.61.411.51.3
  Large central metro7.60.85.40.9DSUDSU8.11.812.51.7
  Large fringe metro6.31.05.71.04.91.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro7.41.16.71.36.11.5DSUDSU10.52.5
  Small metro6.01.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU10.92.3
Nonmetropolitan6.21.15.71.25.81.4DSUDSU11.02.8
  Micropolitan7.71.57.41.67.92.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.90.55.60.54.90.66.81.28.51.6
Other12.41.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU13.81.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.60.55.50.54.70.67.31.310.91.2
Fair/poor17.94.014.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes7.40.97.10.97.21.17.61.79.12.2
No6.70.55.30.54.20.66.91.312.01.3
U.S. bornYes6.70.55.70.54.90.67.21.311.41.2
No9.52.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU10.72.9

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 B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_10-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_10-2b.html