T14_1_7_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_7.2b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalNon-Hispanic  
  All racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.40.37.40.37.10.49.50.87.70.7
Age18-449.20.59.30.69.10.710.21.28.71.0
45-647.00.46.90.46.70.59.61.28.21.1
65 and over4.50.54.60.64.30.66.81.5DSUDSU
GenderMale7.50.47.40.57.10.510.21.38.21.1
Female7.40.37.40.47.20.49.10.87.40.8
Family incomebNegative/poor11.60.912.21.011.11.314.61.88.81.6
Near poor/low10.00.79.50.99.51.09.61.412.51.7
Middle7.60.67.70.67.60.79.01.56.71.1
High5.50.45.70.55.60.56.11.13.10.9
EducationcLess than high school10.00.710.40.910.01.112.51.58.61.0
High school graduate8.50.68.50.78.00.711.21.59.01.3
At least some college6.20.46.20.46.10.46.90.95.81.1
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.47.60.47.50.58.91.08.10.9
Not employed10.00.810.00.89.50.912.81.69.61.3
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.90.46.90.46.80.48.11.06.51.0
Public only13.31.114.21.314.71.813.71.89.11.5
Uninsured12.61.012.51.212.51.512.22.312.81.6
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only3.40.63.60.73.10.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.10.84.20.84.20.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public10.22.011.32.413.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan7.50.37.50.47.20.49.70.97.90.7
  Large central metro7.80.57.50.66.80.710.21.19.31.0
  Large fringe metro6.30.66.30.66.10.67.91.95.11.1
  Medium metro7.60.77.60.77.20.89.72.16.91.9
  Small metro10.01.210.21.310.21.412.73.8DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan6.90.76.90.86.90.87.31.9DSUDSU
  Micropolitan7.41.07.41.07.41.18.42.0DSUDSU
  Noncore5.61.05.91.16.01.2DSUDSU2.20.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.20.37.30.37.00.49.30.86.30.9
Other9.71.010.82.3DSUDSUDSUDSU9.10.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.20.36.20.45.90.47.90.97.00.7
Fair/poor13.70.814.20.913.91.116.61.710.31.6
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.10.610.40.710.20.813.51.46.31.5
Complex activities14.31.114.81.114.81.314.31.97.72.2
Neither basic nor complex activities6.70.46.60.46.30.48.70.98.00.8
U.S. bornYes7.30.37.30.37.10.49.40.86.91.0
No8.40.78.41.18.42.110.62.28.40.8

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: 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_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_7_2b.html