Table 16_3_6-9

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 16_3_6.9
People who needed to see a doctor in the past year but could not because of cost, United States, 2006
  200920082006
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 14.90.114.10.113.30.1
RaceaWhite13.10.112.30.111.60.1
NHOPI15.72.219.72.614.72.3

a NHOPI includes people of mixed race who identified NHOPI to be the race that best represents their identity.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 16_3_6-9: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_3_6-9.html