Table 6_4_12-2b

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 6_4_12.2b
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about using a helmet when riding a bicycle or motorcycle, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 34.41.035.71.236.51.534.62.129.61.6
Age2-537.81.639.11.840.22.338.03.433.82.8
6-1733.41.134.71.335.41.733.72.328.01.7
GenderMale34.71.235.91.536.51.734.62.630.62.0
Female34.11.335.61.536.61.934.62.628.72.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.12.034.02.734.84.334.43.228.42.6
Near poor/low32.81.833.82.430.23.140.23.930.82.7
Middle30.21.630.71.831.42.131.93.727.53.1
High41.61.842.31.944.02.129.56.234.25.0
Health insuranceAny private36.81.337.41.438.71.631.53.232.32.9
Public only31.81.432.41.929.32.938.62.730.82.1
Uninsured26.23.230.64.832.85.6DSUDSU18.83.3
Location of residencebMetropolitan36.11.138.01.339.41.636.82.229.91.7
  Large central metro36.41.739.72.441.73.737.93.530.42.2
  Large fringe metro38.12.139.62.442.12.832.04.730.44.0
  Medium metro36.12.238.02.539.53.039.14.827.83.9
  Small metro29.13.028.93.428.23.838.58.029.84.9
Nonmetropolitan26.42.626.42.826.63.118.74.026.44.9
  Micropolitan27.02.827.23.127.23.3DSUDSU24.65.6
  Noncore25.44.725.05.125.65.7DSUDSU29.57.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish35.71.136.11.236.61.535.22.132.42.6
Other27.81.828.73.9DSUDSUDSUDSU27.52.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good34.41.035.81.236.51.535.02.129.21.6
Fair/poor36.55.133.26.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes36.41.736.82.037.32.336.13.434.53.5
No34.01.135.51.336.31.734.42.428.91.7
U.S. bornYes35.01.036.01.236.81.535.02.131.01.7
No22.73.125.55.9DSUDSUDSUDSU20.43.0

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: 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_12-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_12-2b.html