Table 14_1_4-2b

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_4.2b
Children who had a doctor�s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.10.44.80.54.90.64.71.06.20.9
Age0-55.30.65.10.75.60.9DSUDSU6.21.2
6-174.90.54.70.54.50.65.81.26.31.3
GenderMale5.20.54.90.65.00.73.90.96.51.0
Female5.00.64.80.64.80.75.51.56.01.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor8.01.27.61.29.82.06.11.58.82.4
Near poor/low6.10.95.81.16.31.3DSUDSU6.91.8
Middle4.40.74.30.84.31.0DSUDSU5.01.3
High3.60.63.70.73.70.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private4.10.54.20.54.10.6DSUDSU3.10.7
Public only6.80.86.00.86.81.25.31.28.31.6
Uninsured7.22.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan4.90.44.60.54.40.65.11.16.21.0
  Large central metro4.70.74.00.8DSUDSUDSUDSU6.31.2
  Large fringe metro4.60.84.40.84.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.90.95.51.16.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro4.61.24.91.35.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.01.25.91.36.61.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan6.41.46.71.57.81.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.90.54.80.55.00.64.10.85.61.5
Other5.71.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU6.21.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.80.44.60.44.70.64.30.95.80.9
Fair/poor15.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes6.50.96.21.06.91.24.91.38.21.8
No4.70.54.30.54.20.64.61.15.91.0
U.S. bornYes4.90.44.70.54.90.64.20.95.90.9
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_4-2b: 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_4-2b.html