Table 6_4_1-2c

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 6_4_1.2c
Children who had their height and weight measured by a health provider within past 2 years, by family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 89.20.687.91.185.51.288.81.092.71.0
Age0-593.40.892.61.290.62.093.21.596.11.1
6-1787.10.784.91.583.21.587.01.291.21.3
GenderMale89.40.788.71.386.51.389.21.392.01.2
Female88.90.787.21.684.51.688.41.493.51.2
RaceWhite, single race89.40.688.11.384.91.489.11.193.11.0
Black, single race89.51.388.81.988.12.890.72.291.72.5
Asian, single race80.63.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU89.33.7
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races90.72.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races89.90.789.11.586.81.688.61.293.01.0
  Non-Hispanic, White90.60.891.11.986.42.189.01.493.31.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black89.61.388.61.988.02.890.52.293.72.3
Hispanic, all races86.50.985.71.683.01.789.81.589.82.5
Health insuranceAny private90.80.789.22.687.32.089.21.293.30.9
Public only88.90.989.61.287.21.591.61.9DSUDSU
Uninsured77.22.470.74.972.74.778.74.7DSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan89.80.688.41.286.21.389.91.192.61.1
  Large central metro89.30.987.91.784.62.089.81.894.01.3
  Large fringe metro92.90.890.72.388.52.591.71.595.81.0
  Medium metro87.31.685.63.089.22.287.42.786.63.6
  Small metro87.91.791.82.280.95.990.62.886.34.1
Nonmetropolitan86.01.686.02.682.53.184.33.193.52.2
  Micropolitan86.31.787.32.683.33.384.63.9DSUDSU
  Noncore85.43.183.65.380.85.983.95.1DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish90.20.689.71.286.71.589.61.093.01.0
Other83.41.483.22.382.32.183.53.487.73.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good89.10.687.91.185.41.288.71.092.80.9
Fair/poor90.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes95.30.694.11.391.61.997.00.896.21.1
No87.70.786.51.384.21.486.91.391.71.2
U.S. bornYes89.60.688.81.286.21.289.11.092.90.9
No77.82.674.24.275.55.1DSUDSUDSUDSU

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 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 6_4_1-2c: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_1-2c.html