Table 6_4_8-2a

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_8.2a
Children for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.31.040.81.250.52.133.24.8DSUDSUDSUDSU45.14.2
Age0-552.31.550.01.867.53.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU54.26.4
6-1737.51.236.21.443.22.431.15.6DSUDSUDSUDSU38.84.6
GenderMale42.81.241.11.449.42.439.05.7DSUDSUDSUDSU50.26.0
Female41.91.340.41.551.62.728.15.3DSUDSUDSUDSU40.15.2
Family incomeaNegative/poor54.42.153.62.756.93.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low45.11.941.92.255.24.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle38.01.737.22.046.54.425.46.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High37.51.837.62.032.36.632.16.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private38.51.337.71.543.13.131.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSU40.55.2
Public only52.91.650.91.958.52.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU55.47.5
Uninsured29.73.030.03.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencebMetropolitan42.81.141.21.350.82.334.14.8DSUDSUDSUDSU45.64.4
  Large central metro45.11.842.52.252.33.242.87.1DSUDSUDSUDSU50.06.7
  Large fringe metro41.32.041.62.341.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro44.02.741.53.159.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro36.93.535.53.848.58.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan40.12.438.92.848.35.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan40.22.938.03.051.38.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore40.04.740.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.71.140.41.351.52.136.36.1DSUDSUDSUDSU45.04.4
Other40.72.142.72.3DSUDSU29.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good42.01.140.41.250.72.132.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSU44.74.2
Fair/poor55.54.856.75.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes44.91.842.92.253.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No41.81.240.31.349.82.432.95.0DSUDSUDSUDSU45.14.8
U.S. bornYes42.71.141.01.250.92.233.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSU44.94.3
No34.53.634.94.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_4_8-2a: 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_8-2a.html