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 66.01.569.01.769.42.173.02.956.02.6
GenderMale66.22.168.12.569.23.168.74.459.93.6
Female65.82.069.92.269.62.777.73.251.83.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor64.53.069.43.564.35.778.33.756.14.6
Near poor/low60.32.962.53.861.65.267.75.555.94.5
Middle66.62.868.23.269.03.6DSUDSU59.75.6
High70.62.772.92.873.83.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private68.31.969.82.071.02.369.65.256.85.4
Public only63.32.266.82.963.24.375.53.458.13.1
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan65.61.668.91.969.52.372.33.255.92.8
  Large central metro63.12.568.53.269.05.071.74.354.03.8
  Large fringe metro70.82.772.82.974.13.2DSUDSU60.96.3
  Medium metro61.03.662.94.263.14.8DSUDSU53.65.8
  Small metro69.54.271.14.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan68.14.169.74.468.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan69.05.071.65.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore65.96.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish68.61.670.11.769.62.173.83.057.44.5
Other54.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU55.03.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.91.569.01.769.22.173.22.955.82.7
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes75.53.377.23.575.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
No64.41.667.51.868.52.371.03.454.82.7
U.S. bornYes66.21.568.91.769.22.173.32.956.42.7
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_4_7-2b: 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_7-2b.html