Table 6_4_7-2b

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_7.2b
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.01.569.01.769.
Family incomeaNegative/poor64.
Near poor/low60.32.962.53.861.
Health insuranceAny private68.31.969.
Public only63.
Location of residencebMetropolitan65.61.668.91.969.52.372.
  Large central metro63.12.568.
  Large fringe metro70.82.772.82.974.13.2DSUDSU60.96.3
  Medium metro61.03.662.
  Small metro69.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish68.61.670.11.769.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.91.569.01.769.
Children with special health care needsbYes75.53.377.23.575.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes66.21.568.91.769.

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