Table 6_4_7-1

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_7.1
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, United States, 2002-2007
  200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.01.562.81.460.21.557.61.660.71.559.81.4
GenderMale66.22.163.11.959.72.160.62.159.42.059.91.8
Female65.82.062.42.060.72.054.61.962.02.159.71.8
RaceWhite, single race65.61.762.61.660.31.756.51.860.61.758.71.7
Black, single race72.92.965.23.164.62.762.13.161.83.265.52.5
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races69.01.764.21.660.61.757.91.961.41.861.21.6
  Non-Hispanic, White69.42.164.61.861.02.056.72.361.62.160.42.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black73.02.965.23.164.12.861.63.262.03.265.22.5
Hispanic, all races56.02.657.52.358.62.456.62.357.92.653.92.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor64.53.056.92.459.12.556.42.758.22.954.93.1
Near poor/low60.32.959.72.859.82.758.02.557.52.957.52.7
Middle66.62.862.32.558.42.751.43.060.22.959.32.3
High70.62.769.92.763.32.766.03.365.83.166.62.8
Health insuranceAny private68.31.966.81.761.41.958.32.162.62.062.81.8
Public only63.32.256.72.060.52.157.82.058.62.258.02.0
UninsuredDSUDSU52.16.641.65.747.76.048.56.635.54.6
Location of residencebMetropolitan65.61.664.01.560.41.658.61.761.21.759.71.6
  Large central metro63.12.561.92.456.82.554.32.560.12.858.72.2
  Large fringe metro70.82.767.02.764.82.564.52.963.93.262.13.2
  Medium metro61.03.664.02.763.33.858.73.960.73.363.12.8
  Small metro69.54.262.25.453.14.155.35.258.05.449.54.9
Nonmetropolitan68.14.156.23.359.03.652.53.957.23.460.42.8
  Micropolitan69.05.051.74.655.54.746.34.857.84.156.93.5
  Noncore65.96.464.85.965.25.064.34.556.24.967.04.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish68.61.664.31.560.81.758.11.862.31.660.91.5
Other54.63.355.62.957.52.954.92.852.22.952.23.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.91.562.71.460.51.557.71.660.81.559.61.4
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes75.53.366.63.166.63.265.63.060.63.363.63.5
No64.41.662.21.558.91.656.21.760.31.659.01.5
U.S. bornYes66.21.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC60.81.559.71.4
NoDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

DNC - Data have not been collected.

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_7-1: 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_7-1.html