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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_7.1
Adults who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never showed respect for what they had to say,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.40.37.60.37.90.37.50.37.90.37.90.38.80.3
Age18-449.20.58.60.48.70.48.50.59.20.59.20.410.60.4
45-647.00.47.70.58.00.57.40.47.50.47.70.58.30.4
65 and over4.50.55.10.55.80.55.40.65.50.55.50.55.70.5
GenderMale7.50.47.60.47.60.47.60.47.60.48.00.48.60.4
Female7.40.37.50.48.00.47.40.48.00.37.90.39.00.3
RaceWhite, single race7.20.37.50.37.70.37.00.37.50.37.80.38.60.3
Black, single race9.50.88.30.77.80.79.90.98.40.98.70.88.90.7
Asian, single race7.01.27.01.28.01.69.32.211.21.67.61.512.11.8
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSU15.94.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU15.43.5
Multiple races6.61.812.02.912.93.4DSUDSU14.63.113.23.010.72.9
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races7.40.37.40.37.70.37.40.37.70.37.70.38.60.3
  Non-Hispanic, White7.10.47.20.47.40.46.90.47.30.37.50.38.30.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black9.50.88.30.87.80.710.00.98.20.98.70.89.00.7
Hispanic, all races7.70.79.20.89.50.87.70.69.10.610.20.911.00.8
Family incomebNegative/poor11.60.911.90.910.70.912.11.013.91.012.10.913.10.9
Near poor/low10.00.79.20.810.50.89.40.89.10.79.90.710.40.7
Middle7.60.67.70.69.40.68.20.68.10.58.30.59.20.5
High5.50.46.10.45.40.45.40.46.00.46.10.47.10.4
EducationcLess than high school10.00.78.90.610.20.710.40.810.90.711.40.611.10.7
High school graduate8.50.67.60.58.70.57.80.58.60.57.60.59.00.4
At least some college6.20.47.00.46.70.46.30.46.40.46.90.47.90.4
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.47.70.47.80.37.30.47.80.48.00.49.00.4
Not employed10.00.810.10.710.50.710.20.710.80.710.60.711.70.7
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.90.46.80.36.80.46.80.46.70.37.40.48.50.3
Public only13.31.112.61.115.31.312.01.014.71.014.01.112.61.0
Uninsured12.61.014.91.314.11.213.41.116.81.413.01.215.81.2
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only3.40.66.21.05.61.07.01.35.41.05.41.06.50.9
Medicare and private4.10.83.90.75.10.63.80.55.10.75.10.65.00.6
Medicare and other public10.22.06.61.511.02.110.12.17.81.77.61.67.01.3
Residence locationdMetropolitan7.50.37.30.38.00.37.40.47.70.37.90.39.00.3
  Large central metro7.80.58.40.68.80.68.30.78.60.68.90.610.30.6
  Large fringe metro6.30.66.40.57.30.66.70.57.40.58.00.68.50.6
  Medium metro7.60.77.30.78.40.77.00.76.20.57.40.67.80.6
  Small metro10.01.26.50.96.40.87.41.08.91.15.80.78.71.0
Nonmetropolitan6.90.78.60.77.10.67.90.58.70.78.00.68.10.6
  Micropolitan7.41.09.10.97.50.78.20.78.40.97.50.77.50.7
  Noncore5.61.07.71.56.41.17.30.89.31.29.11.29.31.0
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.20.37.30.37.70.37.40.37.60.37.60.38.50.3
Other9.71.010.31.010.31.08.90.911.01.112.61.212.21.1
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.20.36.80.36.70.36.40.36.90.37.20.37.80.3
Fair/poor13.70.812.10.814.21.013.10.912.80.812.10.814.30.7
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.10.69.00.711.00.810.90.811.10.710.20.611.40.6
Complex activities14.31.112.91.113.61.113.91.113.30.911.41.012.90.9
Neither basic nor complex activities6.70.47.10.37.10.36.50.37.00.37.50.38.30.3
U.S. bornYes7.30.37.50.3DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC7.60.38.60.3
No8.40.78.20.7DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC10.20.910.50.9

a. Denominator includes adults 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. Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

d. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_7_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_7_1.html