Table 14_1_9-2a

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_9.2a
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never spent enough time with them, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 13.30.412.90.414.21.015.71.9DSUDSUDSUDSU22.13.7
Age18-4416.10.615.70.716.31.617.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSU28.35.0
45-6412.50.512.40.612.51.216.83.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over8.60.78.30.811.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale12.60.512.30.614.51.614.42.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female13.80.513.30.614.11.116.62.3DSUDSUDSUDSU24.64.5
Family incomeaNegative/poor17.51.118.01.417.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low16.81.015.81.221.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle12.60.712.30.811.71.615.23.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High11.80.611.60.69.71.816.32.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school14.50.813.71.018.82.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate11.50.710.70.714.81.515.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college13.80.513.60.611.61.416.52.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed14.10.513.90.614.01.316.92.2DSUDSUDSUDSU20.04.7
Not employed15.60.914.90.916.31.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private13.00.512.80.512.51.314.92.1DSUDSUDSUDSU17.64.1
Public only19.21.418.81.817.52.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured21.11.520.21.722.73.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only9.41.39.01.412.73.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private7.30.97.01.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public11.51.912.32.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan13.30.412.90.514.21.015.61.9DSUDSUDSUDSU19.83.6
  Large central metro15.80.816.30.913.21.317.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro11.70.811.10.913.82.113.43.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro12.20.711.60.818.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro12.21.411.71.413.53.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan13.21.012.81.014.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan14.11.313.91.415.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore11.51.610.61.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish13.00.412.70.413.91.015.22.6DSUDSUDSUDSU22.93.8
Other16.11.315.81.5DSUDSU16.12.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good12.20.411.90.513.31.115.11.9DSUDSUDSUDSU16.93.8
Fair/poor19.21.118.71.218.12.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities14.10.913.61.014.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities17.61.217.51.415.32.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities13.00.512.60.514.11.115.91.9DSUDSUDSUDSU19.44.4
U.S. bornYes13.10.412.70.413.91.018.14.4DSUDSUDSUDSU22.43.8
No14.81.014.71.317.23.915.12.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_9-2a: 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_9-2a.html