Table 14_1_7-2a

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_7.2a
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never showed respect for what they had to say, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.60.37.50.38.30.77.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSU12.02.9
Age18-448.60.48.60.58.61.06.71.8DSUDSUDSUDSU15.14.1
45-647.70.57.80.57.81.16.81.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over5.10.54.70.68.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale7.60.47.50.510.01.35.71.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female7.50.47.50.47.20.88.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSU13.83.3
Family incomeaNegative/poor11.90.912.21.212.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low9.20.89.21.010.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle7.70.67.80.77.21.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High6.10.46.00.45.91.47.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school8.90.68.10.712.71.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate7.60.57.40.68.41.29.42.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college7.00.47.10.46.11.06.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.47.80.47.21.06.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed10.10.79.90.811.31.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.80.36.90.46.30.95.31.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only12.61.113.11.410.61.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured14.91.314.51.415.53.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only6.21.05.61.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private3.90.73.80.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public6.61.56.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan7.30.37.30.48.20.86.71.2DSUDSUDSUDSU9.42.6
  Large central metro8.40.68.80.77.21.18.21.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro6.40.56.50.67.41.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro7.30.77.00.811.12.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro6.50.95.80.910.83.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan8.60.78.40.89.12.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan9.10.99.21.08.02.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore7.71.56.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.30.37.20.38.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.33.1
Other10.31.010.41.2DSUDSU10.62.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.80.36.70.47.00.87.11.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor12.10.811.80.913.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities9.00.78.60.810.21.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities12.91.112.81.312.72.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities7.10.37.00.37.60.86.81.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes7.50.37.30.48.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.73.1
No8.20.78.70.99.22.67.31.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

c 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_7-2a: 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_7-2a.html