T14_1_4_2a

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_4.2a
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 by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.30.34.40.43.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5.21.5
Age0-54.70.64.90.73.71.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6-174.00.44.10.53.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale4.30.54.60.63.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female4.20.44.30.53.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor5.90.96.51.23.30.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low5.70.86.01.03.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle2.80.52.70.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High4.10.94.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.40.43.60.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only5.70.66.20.93.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured6.51.56.91.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.50.44.80.53.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro4.10.64.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro3.40.63.30.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.40.95.61.15.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro7.01.57.71.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan3.00.72.80.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.00.44.20.53.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5.31.5
Other5.70.85.60.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.20.44.40.43.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU4.61.4
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.40.85.70.94.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.90.44.10.52.90.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes4.30.34.40.43.20.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5.21.5
No4.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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_2a: 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_2a.html