Table 14_1_4-2c

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_4.2c
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 family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.10.48.01.26.10.94.40.73.60.6
Age0-55.30.68.31.46.91.64.11.0DSUDSU
6-174.90.57.81.75.60.94.60.93.60.7
GenderMale5.20.58.21.36.51.13.70.84.10.9
Female5.00.67.81.65.61.35.11.13.00.8
RaceWhite, single race5.10.58.51.46.41.04.50.83.60.7
Black, single race4.70.96.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.80.57.61.25.81.14.30.83.70.7
  Non-Hispanic, White4.90.69.82.06.31.34.31.03.70.7
  Non-Hispanic, Black4.71.06.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races6.20.98.82.46.91.85.01.3DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private4.10.5DSUDSU4.51.24.00.73.50.6
Public only6.80.87.81.36.51.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured7.22.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan4.90.48.11.46.11.04.30.73.30.6
  Large central metro4.70.77.31.66.01.64.01.0DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro4.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSU4.11.13.81.0
  Medium metro5.90.9DSUDSU10.42.55.91.7DSUDSU
  Small metro4.61.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.01.27.61.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan6.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.90.58.51.46.00.94.20.73.50.6
Other5.71.06.41.7DSUDSU6.51.9DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.80.48.01.25.80.93.90.73.50.6
Fair/poor15.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes6.50.99.31.97.01.6DSUDSU5.11.3
No4.70.57.71.35.71.03.90.73.00.7
U.S. bornYes4.90.48.11.25.90.94.20.73.40.6
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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_4-2c: 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_4-2c.html