Table 14_1_4-1

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_4.1
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully, United States, 2002-2007
  200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.10.44.40.45.50.45.30.45.70.46.40.4
Age0-55.30.64.40.65.80.65.10.65.70.66.20.6
6-174.90.54.40.45.30.45.40.45.80.56.50.5
GenderMale5.20.54.70.56.00.65.80.55.40.56.30.5
Female5.00.64.10.44.90.54.70.56.00.56.40.5
RaceWhite, single race5.10.54.40.45.30.44.90.45.30.46.30.5
Black, single race4.70.94.50.75.60.96.51.07.01.16.50.9
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.63.2DSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.12.5
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.80.54.00.45.00.44.80.45.30.45.70.4
  Non-Hispanic, White4.90.63.90.54.70.44.10.44.60.55.50.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black4.71.04.20.75.60.96.51.07.01.16.40.9
Hispanic, all races6.20.96.10.77.60.97.70.87.70.89.80.9
Family incomeaNegative/poor8.01.27.21.08.71.08.51.08.30.911.01.1
Near poor/low6.10.96.40.87.40.97.61.08.01.17.90.9
Middle4.40.74.00.55.70.84.80.65.50.66.00.7
High3.60.62.10.52.30.42.50.53.20.53.50.5
Health insuranceAny private4.10.52.90.44.20.43.50.44.60.45.20.4
Public only6.80.87.50.78.10.88.70.98.70.89.60.8
Uninsured7.22.0DSUDSU7.22.09.92.15.71.57.61.5
Location of residencebMetropolitan4.90.44.40.45.60.45.20.45.80.46.50.4
  Large central metro4.70.74.50.56.00.77.50.96.40.77.80.7
  Large fringe metro4.60.83.60.94.10.63.80.64.50.66.10.8
  Medium metro5.90.95.00.77.30.93.70.86.50.95.40.8
  Small metro4.61.25.21.44.41.14.91.06.11.36.31.3
Nonmetropolitan6.01.24.40.75.10.95.80.95.50.95.50.8
  Micropolitan6.41.44.91.15.21.15.61.25.80.95.30.8
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSU5.11.46.21.5DSUDSU6.11.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.90.54.20.45.10.44.90.45.40.46.00.4
Other5.71.06.00.88.11.17.81.08.21.010.91.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.80.44.10.45.20.45.10.45.50.46.20.4
Fair/poor15.24.114.02.614.83.010.82.614.03.214.32.7
Children with special health care needsbYes6.50.95.60.76.00.66.90.87.40.88.30.8
No4.70.54.00.45.30.54.80.45.20.45.80.4
U.S. bornYes4.90.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC5.60.46.30.4
NoDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC8.62.19.51.9

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.

DNC - Data have not been collected.

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_4-1: 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_4-1.html