Table 6_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 6_4_5.2b
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about the amount and kind of exercise, sports, or physically active hobbies they should have, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 36.21.036.21.136.81.434.72.236.01.6
Age2-534.41.634.51.935.02.332.43.233.92.3
6-1736.81.136.71.337.41.635.32.336.81.8
GenderMale36.01.135.71.337.11.630.82.537.12.0
Female36.41.336.81.536.61.838.42.734.82.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor35.62.134.93.035.64.934.23.237.12.5
Near poor/low33.21.832.52.429.83.038.13.934.52.7
Middle33.41.633.21.833.12.033.94.134.73.2
High41.61.841.82.043.22.230.65.240.14.7
Health insuranceAny private37.41.337.51.438.51.634.33.237.22.8
Public only35.21.534.22.132.33.235.82.936.92.1
Uninsured30.33.330.64.730.95.4DSUDSU29.74.0
Location of residencebMetropolitan38.31.138.81.340.31.635.92.336.51.7
  Large central metro40.51.742.22.246.43.235.53.637.32.3
  Large fringe metro42.22.142.82.545.32.836.44.838.84.0
  Medium metro34.52.135.02.635.53.335.15.032.43.2
  Small metro28.22.927.23.125.93.438.37.634.85.8
Nonmetropolitan25.92.125.52.224.92.526.05.029.14.3
  Micropolitan25.62.625.42.724.02.926.07.526.85.6
  Noncore26.33.425.73.626.24.0DSUDSU33.15.4
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish36.51.136.41.236.81.435.42.237.52.5
Other34.52.233.75.9DSUDSUDSUDSU34.82.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good35.81.035.91.136.51.434.72.235.41.6
Fair/poor55.55.154.86.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes43.71.843.32.042.72.341.83.646.33.8
No34.21.134.31.335.11.633.02.334.11.6
U.S. bornYes36.41.036.51.237.11.435.22.235.91.7
No32.53.126.74.4DSUDSUDSUDSU37.04.1

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 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_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/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_5-2b.html