Table 6_4_8-2b

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_8.2b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.31.041.91.240.01.450.72.243.91.8
Age0-552.31.552.11.848.92.367.83.252.82.6
6-1737.51.237.21.435.81.743.32.538.72.0
GenderMale42.81.242.31.340.21.649.52.444.62.2
Female41.91.341.61.539.81.851.82.743.22.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor54.42.154.52.655.13.856.63.254.13.3
Near poor/low45.11.946.72.541.83.255.84.241.92.9
Middle38.01.737.71.936.52.347.34.539.53.1
High37.51.838.02.038.32.231.26.732.84.4
Health insuranceAny private38.51.338.51.437.91.642.93.238.32.8
Public only52.91.654.02.051.82.958.82.650.92.3
Uninsured29.73.029.34.029.24.7DSUDSU30.44.2
Location of residencebMetropolitan42.81.142.31.340.21.651.02.344.42.0
  Large central metro45.11.846.32.342.73.552.93.342.82.4
  Large fringe metro41.32.041.12.242.02.740.54.142.44.4
  Medium metro44.02.742.42.939.03.359.54.750.95.2
  Small metro36.93.535.33.832.94.248.88.147.25.1
Nonmetropolitan40.12.440.42.739.33.148.55.737.23.9
  Micropolitan40.22.940.73.138.63.351.68.835.64.9
  Noncore40.04.740.05.140.35.7DSUDSU39.96.2
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.71.142.51.240.21.551.62.243.52.4
Other40.72.130.84.232.96.5DSUDSU44.12.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good42.01.141.61.239.61.550.92.243.71.8
Fair/poor55.54.857.25.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Children with special health care needsbYes44.91.845.02.042.82.454.33.544.53.6
No41.81.241.21.339.21.649.92.443.81.9
U.S. bornYes42.71.142.31.240.31.451.12.244.41.8
No34.53.627.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSU40.14.8

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