Table 6_4_6-2a

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_6.2a
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about eating healthy, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 52.81.053.01.252.72.149.94.4DSUDSUDSUDSU52.74.3
Age2-562.91.664.21.860.93.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6-1749.61.149.31.350.62.350.44.9DSUDSUDSUDSU49.75.3
GenderMale52.31.253.11.448.52.655.95.7DSUDSUDSUDSU46.65.4
Female53.31.352.81.556.82.644.95.6DSUDSUDSUDSU58.16.0
Family incomeaNegative/poor53.72.053.52.755.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low47.51.946.82.251.93.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle49.31.648.41.955.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High59.61.861.21.943.25.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private54.41.355.41.449.63.248.65.5DSUDSUDSUDSU48.96.1
Public only52.01.650.22.056.22.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU58.95.6
Uninsured43.63.143.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan55.01.155.71.353.12.250.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSU54.64.5
  Large central metro56.61.657.71.853.83.061.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro58.22.259.72.453.05.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro53.12.253.12.853.94.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro45.03.544.33.747.18.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan42.02.441.12.849.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan42.33.440.53.855.49.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore41.43.242.13.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish53.61.153.71.353.72.254.86.1DSUDSUDSUDSU51.84.4
Other48.42.249.72.4DSUDSU44.55.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good52.41.052.61.252.52.249.74.5DSUDSUDSUDSU51.34.4
Fair/poor69.34.668.35.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes60.31.860.02.058.63.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No50.91.251.21.451.22.348.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSU46.44.6
U.S. bornYes53.21.153.51.252.92.248.74.7DSUDSUDSUDSU52.74.5
No44.13.641.93.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_4_6-2a: 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_6-2a.html