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2011 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 14_1_4.1
Children who had a doctor�s office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never listened carefully to them,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.30.35.10.44.40.45.50.45.30.45.70.46.40.4
Age0-54.70.65.30.64.40.65.80.65.10.65.70.66.20.6
6-174.00.44.90.54.40.45.30.45.40.45.80.56.50.5
GenderMale4.30.55.20.54.70.56.00.65.80.55.40.56.30.5
Female4.20.45.00.64.10.44.90.54.70.56.00.56.40.5
RaceWhite, single race4.40.45.10.54.40.45.30.44.90.45.30.46.30.5
Black, single race3.30.64.70.94.50.75.60.96.51.07.01.16.50.9
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.63.2DSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races5.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.12.5
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.00.44.80.54.00.45.00.44.80.45.30.45.70.4
  Non-Hispanic, White4.20.54.90.63.90.54.70.44.10.44.60.55.50.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black3.40.64.71.04.20.75.60.96.51.07.01.16.40.9
Hispanic, all races5.20.66.20.96.10.77.60.97.70.87.70.89.80.9
Family incomebNegative/poor5.90.98.01.27.21.08.71.08.51.08.30.911.01.1
Near poor/low5.70.86.10.96.40.87.40.97.61.08.01.17.90.9
Middle2.80.54.40.74.00.55.70.84.80.65.50.66.00.7
High4.10.93.60.62.10.52.30.42.50.53.20.53.50.5
Health insuranceAny private3.40.44.10.52.90.44.20.43.50.44.60.45.20.4
Public only5.70.66.80.87.50.78.10.88.70.98.70.89.60.8
Uninsured6.51.57.22.0DSUDSU7.22.09.92.15.71.57.61.5
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.50.44.90.44.40.45.60.45.20.45.80.46.50.4
  Large central metro4.10.64.70.74.50.56.00.77.50.96.40.77.80.7
  Large fringe metro3.40.64.60.83.60.94.10.63.80.64.50.66.10.8
  Medium metro5.40.95.90.95.00.77.30.93.70.86.50.95.40.8
  Small metro7.01.54.61.25.21.44.41.14.91.06.11.36.31.3
Nonmetropolitan3.00.76.01.24.40.75.10.95.80.95.50.95.50.8
  Micropolitan3.00.96.41.44.91.15.21.15.61.25.80.95.30.8
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5.11.46.21.5DSUDSU6.11.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.00.44.90.54.20.45.10.44.90.45.40.46.00.4
Other5.70.85.71.06.00.88.11.17.81.08.21.010.91.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.20.44.80.44.10.45.20.45.10.45.50.46.20.4
Fair/poorDSUDSU15.24.114.02.614.83.010.82.614.03.214.32.7
CSHCNdYes5.40.86.50.95.60.76.00.66.90.87.40.88.30.8
No3.90.44.70.54.00.45.30.54.80.45.20.45.80.4
U.S. bornYes4.30.34.90.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC5.60.46.30.4
No4.71.3DSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC8.62.19.51.9

a. Denominator includes children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

b. 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.

c. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

d. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the MEPS documentation for the 2008� Full Year Consolidated Data File at http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/download_data_files_detail.jsp?cboPufNumber=HC-121.

DNC - Data not collected.

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_4_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/14_patientcenteredness/T14_1_4_1.html