Table 14_1_12-2a

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_12.2a
Rating of 0-6 on a scale from 0 to 10 of health care for children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.20.45.10.55.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age0-54.40.64.30.73.70.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6-175.80.65.50.66.11.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale5.60.55.50.64.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female4.90.64.50.75.81.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor8.41.18.01.27.71.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low6.20.96.91.15.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle5.10.84.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High3.20.73.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.70.53.80.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only8.00.87.51.07.51.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured8.11.98.42.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan5.10.54.70.55.60.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro5.20.74.70.96.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro5.11.04.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.00.94.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro5.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.11.16.81.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan6.21.36.91.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.20.54.90.55.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other5.40.96.21.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.90.44.80.54.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor17.44.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes7.60.97.81.18.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No4.50.54.30.54.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes5.20.45.10.55.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; 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_12-2a: 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_12-2a.html