T14_1_4_2b

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_4.2b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.30.34.00.44.20.53.40.65.20.6
Age0-54.70.64.40.74.71.0DSUDSU5.60.9
6-174.00.43.80.53.90.63.20.74.90.7
GenderMale4.30.53.80.64.00.73.20.86.30.9
Female4.20.44.30.54.40.73.50.84.10.7
Family incomebNegative/poor5.90.96.21.27.42.13.41.05.30.8
Near poor/low5.70.84.91.05.51.4DSUDSU7.31.5
Middle2.80.52.60.52.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
High4.10.94.20.94.61.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.40.43.40.53.60.6DSUDSU3.20.8
Public only5.70.65.70.96.61.53.50.85.80.9
Uninsured6.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU11.73.1
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.50.44.30.54.60.63.30.65.20.6
  Large central metro4.10.63.50.7DSUDSUDSUDSU5.40.9
  Large fringe metro3.40.63.30.73.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro5.40.95.41.25.61.5DSUDSU5.71.2
  Small metro7.01.57.21.88.12.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan3.00.72.80.72.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.00.93.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.00.44.00.44.20.53.30.64.00.9
Other5.70.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU6.30.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.20.44.00.44.20.53.40.65.00.6
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.40.85.40.95.51.15.11.55.71.4
No3.90.43.60.43.70.62.90.65.10.7
U.S. bornYes4.30.34.10.44.20.53.20.65.00.6
No4.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU7.32.1

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: 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_2b: 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_2b.html