Table 14_1_7-2c

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_7.2c
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 family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.60.311.90.99.20.87.70.66.10.4
Age18-448.60.411.91.311.81.28.50.96.70.7
45-647.70.515.01.911.21.87.91.06.00.6
65 and over5.10.57.31.44.31.05.71.14.70.9
GenderMale7.60.412.91.711.31.47.80.85.80.5
Female7.50.411.41.18.00.97.70.76.30.6
RaceWhite, single race7.50.312.21.29.21.07.80.76.00.4
Black, single race8.30.712.01.710.01.77.21.35.91.4
Asian, single race7.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU7.21.7
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races12.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races7.40.312.21.19.60.97.40.65.90.4
  Non-Hispanic, White7.20.412.91.59.61.17.40.75.80.4
  Non-Hispanic, Black8.30.811.61.710.11.77.41.36.01.4
Hispanic, all races9.20.810.51.87.31.310.51.58.31.7
EducationbLess than high school8.90.612.61.48.61.18.41.25.31.4
High school graduate7.60.510.71.68.61.27.91.05.90.8
At least some college7.00.411.02.010.61.67.30.86.10.5
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.49.01.412.91.48.00.76.30.5
Not employed10.10.716.11.68.91.49.51.46.31.2
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.80.37.71.79.61.37.20.66.00.5
Public only12.61.114.61.710.01.712.83.2DSUDSU
Uninsured14.91.316.32.718.52.813.52.111.42.7
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only6.21.0DSUDSUDSUDSU7.32.1DSUDSU
Medicare and private3.90.7DSUDSUDSUDSU4.61.24.31.0
Medicare and other public6.61.510.73.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan7.30.311.71.19.00.97.60.66.00.4
  Large central metro8.40.612.21.710.61.69.51.26.30.9
  Large fringe metro6.40.57.82.08.21.77.21.05.70.7
  Medium metro7.30.711.62.48.91.56.20.86.50.7
  Small metro6.50.915.33.7DSUDSUDSUDSU5.11.4
Nonmetropolitan8.60.712.81.810.11.88.51.66.61.3
  Micropolitan9.10.912.92.510.92.28.31.97.51.6
  Noncore7.71.512.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.30.312.41.19.00.87.60.65.80.4
Other10.31.09.11.810.52.39.71.911.72.2
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.80.39.01.09.00.97.10.65.70.4
Fair/poor12.10.818.01.910.11.511.41.510.21.8
Activity limitationscBasic activities9.00.714.32.18.11.38.41.37.61.4
Complex activities12.91.118.82.310.11.811.12.111.92.7
Neither basic nor complex activities7.10.310.21.19.31.07.60.75.80.4
U.S. bornYes7.50.313.01.19.20.97.50.66.00.4
No8.20.77.21.39.62.09.71.66.81.1

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_7-2c: 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_7-2c.html