Table 6_4_9-2b

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_9.2b
Children 0-40 lb for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about using a child safety seat while riding in the car, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 62.51.563.31.763.52.369.
Family incomeaNegative/poor66.72.668.43.365.
Near poor/low63.62.964.83.860.35.672.
Health insuranceAny private61.
Public only67.
Location of residencebMetropolitan63.01.664.01.964.02.672.82.960.12.6
  Large central metro65.
  Large fringe metro62.
  Medium metro61.93.361.03.760.74.5DSUDSU64.95.9
  Small metro58.45.455.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish63.51.764.51.864.62.369.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.41.563.31.863.62.369.
Children with special health care needsbYes67.33.767.
U.S. bornYes62.51.563.41.863.52.370.

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 October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 6_4_9-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.