Table 14_1_12-2b

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_12.2b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.20.44.80.54.50.65.20.87.31.1
Age0-54.40.63.90.63.70.83.60.95.81.2
6-175.80.65.20.64.90.76.11.18.51.6
GenderMale5.60.54.90.54.60.64.71.08.51.4
Female4.90.64.60.74.30.85.71.16.11.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor8.41.17.61.07.71.67.41.410.22.4
Near poor/low6.20.95.91.06.61.55.11.46.91.5
Middle5.10.85.10.94.81.0DSUDSU4.61.3
High3.20.72.90.72.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.70.53.40.53.40.6DSUDSU5.91.8
Public only8.00.87.71.07.41.57.41.28.51.4
Uninsured8.11.99.02.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan5.10.54.60.54.00.65.70.97.11.1
  Large central metro5.20.74.50.8DSUDSU6.21.26.51.2
  Large fringe metro5.11.04.40.94.31.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.00.94.70.93.50.8DSUDSU6.51.9
  Small metro5.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.11.15.61.26.41.4DSUDSU10.72.4
  Micropolitan6.21.35.41.46.21.7DSUDSU13.43.1
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.20.54.80.54.50.65.40.88.71.9
Other5.40.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU6.21.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.90.44.50.44.30.54.70.87.01.1
Fair/poor17.44.017.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes7.60.97.40.97.41.28.21.79.42.2
No4.50.53.90.53.50.64.00.86.91.2
U.S. bornYes5.20.44.70.54.40.65.20.87.61.1
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_12-2b: 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_12-2b.html