Table 6_4_7-2c

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_7.2c
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.01.564.53.060.32.966.62.870.62.7
GenderMale66.22.161.03.966.93.966.04.070.74.2
Female65.82.068.63.653.44.167.33.770.43.6
RaceWhite, single race65.61.759.43.959.13.667.53.171.03.0
Black, single race72.92.977.83.767.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races69.01.769.43.562.53.868.23.272.92.8
  Non-Hispanic, White69.42.164.35.761.65.269.03.673.83.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black73.02.978.33.767.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races56.02.656.14.655.94.559.75.6DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private68.31.9DSUDSU64.54.865.53.371.82.8
Public only63.32.263.83.160.23.870.75.1DSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan65.61.664.23.357.43.166.53.170.82.9
  Large central metro63.12.569.24.555.74.760.65.8DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro70.82.7DSUDSUDSUDSU66.25.476.83.7
  Medium metro61.03.651.86.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro69.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan68.14.165.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan69.05.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore65.96.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish68.61.667.53.265.63.568.33.071.32.8
Other54.63.356.85.848.45.057.87.2DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.91.564.43.060.13.066.42.770.72.8
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes75.53.369.25.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No64.41.663.43.359.23.164.72.968.63.1
U.S. bornYes66.21.564.52.960.92.966.72.870.42.7
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: 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_7-2c: 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_7-2c.html