Table 14_1_12-2c

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_12.2c
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 family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.20.48.41.16.20.95.10.83.20.7
Age0-54.40.66.91.35.01.34.31.2DSUDSU
6-175.80.69.71.66.91.05.41.03.81.0
GenderMale5.60.58.21.37.81.34.60.83.81.0
Female4.90.68.61.54.40.95.51.3DSUDSU
RaceWhite, single race5.10.58.01.26.91.14.80.83.20.8
Black, single race5.30.87.71.45.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.80.57.61.05.91.05.10.92.90.7
  Non-Hispanic, White4.50.67.71.66.61.54.81.02.80.8
  Non-Hispanic, Black5.20.87.41.45.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races7.31.110.22.46.91.54.61.3DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.70.5DSUDSU3.51.04.20.82.90.7
Public only8.00.88.11.26.71.19.02.5DSUDSU
Uninsured8.11.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan5.10.58.91.36.00.94.40.83.40.8
  Large central metro5.20.77.51.56.11.35.61.5DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro5.11.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.00.99.11.98.42.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro5.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.11.16.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan6.21.37.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.20.58.91.36.11.05.30.93.20.7
Other5.40.96.81.66.41.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.90.48.01.16.20.94.40.73.20.7
Fair/poor17.44.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes7.60.912.52.19.12.08.81.93.30.9
No4.50.57.41.25.10.93.90.83.20.9
U.S. bornYes5.20.48.41.16.10.95.20.83.10.7
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: 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_12-2c: 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_12-2c.html