T14_1_4_2c

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_4.2c
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 family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poor�Near poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.30.35.90.95.70.82.80.54.10.9
Age0-54.70.66.91.55.81.12.80.84.51.4
6-174.00.45.10.95.51.12.80.63.91.0
GenderMale4.30.55.51.06.11.02.80.74.31.2
Female4.20.46.31.15.21.12.80.63.91.0
RaceWhite, single race4.40.46.51.26.01.02.70.54.51.0
Black, single race3.30.63.30.93.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races5.21.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.00.46.21.24.91.02.60.54.20.9
  Non-Hispanic, White4.20.57.42.15.51.42.40.64.61.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black3.40.63.41.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races5.20.65.30.87.31.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.40.4DSUDSU3.10.82.40.54.10.9
Public only5.70.65.20.97.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured6.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.50.46.01.05.90.93.10.54.30.9
  Large central metro4.10.64.41.15.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro3.40.6DSUDSUDSUDSU3.10.8DSUDSU
  Medium metro5.40.97.11.87.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro7.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan3.00.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.00.45.81.15.20.92.80.54.00.9
Other5.70.86.11.57.11.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.20.45.80.95.70.82.80.54.00.8
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.40.87.71.46.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.90.45.41.05.40.92.70.53.60.9
U.S. bornYes4.30.35.70.95.60.82.80.54.20.9
No4.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_2c: 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_2c.html