Table 16_4_5-2b

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_4_5.2b
People whose usual source of care offers night and weekend office hours, excluding hospital emergency rooms, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.50.742.60.842.00.942.91.642.31.5
Age0-1753.51.155.31.356.41.651.72.446.02.0
18-4443.61.143.71.242.81.342.42.642.92.3
45-6437.71.037.61.137.61.236.52.138.22.4
65 and over26.41.126.41.226.01.327.32.927.63.2
GenderMale43.50.843.60.943.01.044.11.942.91.7
Female41.70.841.70.941.01.042.01.841.91.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor38.51.638.51.838.02.538.42.938.62.8
Near poor/low38.91.438.71.636.42.042.22.839.42.8
Middle42.71.242.31.441.61.644.53.045.82.5
High45.01.145.01.144.41.246.33.345.23.0
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school35.61.334.71.634.01.932.93.038.12.4
High school graduate37.81.137.81.237.41.435.82.138.62.9
At least some college38.80.938.61.037.51.142.42.341.52.7
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed41.60.941.61.041.01.141.22.041.92.1
Not employed37.61.337.31.536.31.835.93.139.92.7
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private46.60.946.61.046.11.146.62.247.02.1
Public only40.71.441.21.639.32.343.42.539.42.3
Uninsured41.22.041.12.341.82.834.03.841.83.5
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only26.92.027.12.027.72.221.73.724.36.1
Medicare and private24.91.524.71.524.21.629.45.4DSUDSU
Medicare and other public31.92.933.13.532.24.5DSUDSU28.44.9
Location of residencecMetropolitan44.80.844.90.944.31.044.81.644.31.5
  Large central metro46.11.246.11.445.31.948.32.345.91.9
  Large fringe metro49.61.449.81.549.21.649.53.947.53.7
  Medium metro39.51.939.21.939.32.135.33.341.35.0
  Small metro38.92.939.92.940.33.229.74.328.16.0
Nonmetropolitan31.91.832.81.933.22.128.75.515.73.4
  Micropolitan30.22.330.92.430.42.634.18.116.54.9
  Noncore35.03.136.23.238.03.318.55.214.74.1
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.50.842.30.841.70.943.21.645.12.1
Other42.91.949.43.754.47.1DSUDSU39.92.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.70.843.80.843.10.944.41.743.51.7
Fair/poor33.01.332.81.531.81.733.42.834.42.5
Activity limitationscBasic activities30.41.330.11.429.01.532.82.934.83.5
Complex activities30.61.730.41.830.42.226.73.532.24.3
Neither basic nor complex activities39.40.839.30.938.61.039.31.840.11.9
U.S. bornYes42.50.842.40.841.90.942.61.643.11.7
No42.91.544.52.242.83.146.65.840.92.1

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: 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 16_4_5-2b: 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_4_5-2b.html