Table 6_4_7-2a

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_7.2a
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.01.565.61.772.92.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor64.
Near poor/low60.32.959.13.667.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private68.31.969.
Public only63.
Location of residencebMetropolitan65.61.665.31.972.13.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro63.12.561.
  Large fringe metro70.82.771.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro69.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish68.61.667.71.973.63.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.91.565.41.773.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes75.53.373.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes66.21.565.81.773.12.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 6_4_7-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.