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
Family incomeaNegative/poor54.
Near poor/low45.11.941.
Health insuranceAny private38.51.337.71.543.
Public only52.91.650.91.958.52.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU55.47.5
Location of residencebMetropolitan42.
  Large central metro45.11.842.
  Large fringe metro41.
  Medium metro44.02.741.
  Small metro36.93.535.53.848.58.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good42.
Children with special health care needsbYes44.91.842.
U.S. bornYes42.

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_8-2a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.