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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_7.2a
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 by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.40.37.20.39.50.87.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSU6.61.8
Age18-449.20.59.10.610.11.27.71.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-647.00.46.80.59.81.26.01.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over4.50.54.20.66.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale7.50.47.20.510.21.37.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female7.40.37.20.49.20.86.91.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor11.60.910.51.114.61.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low10.00.710.00.910.01.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle7.60.67.50.68.91.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High5.50.45.50.56.11.15.01.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school10.00.79.50.912.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate8.50.68.10.711.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college6.20.46.10.46.80.96.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.47.60.48.91.06.41.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed10.00.89.50.813.11.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.90.46.80.48.11.06.51.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only13.31.113.31.514.11.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured12.61.012.71.212.02.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only3.40.62.90.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.10.84.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public10.22.011.22.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan7.50.37.20.49.80.97.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro7.80.57.40.610.41.17.81.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro6.30.66.00.68.01.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro7.60.77.20.89.52.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro10.01.210.01.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.90.76.90.87.21.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan7.41.07.41.18.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.61.05.71.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.20.37.00.39.40.85.31.1DSUDSUDSUDSU6.31.9
Other9.71.09.61.1DSUDSU8.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.20.36.10.37.90.96.11.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor13.70.813.31.016.91.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.10.69.80.814.11.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities14.31.114.21.214.82.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities6.70.46.50.48.60.96.61.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes7.30.37.10.49.40.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU6.92.0
No8.40.78.30.910.62.18.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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_7_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_7_2a.html