T14_1_7_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_7.2c
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 family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 7.40.311.60.910.00.77.60.65.50.4
Age18-449.20.512.61.212.91.39.30.96.70.8
45-647.00.413.21.711.41.57.40.95.00.5
65 and over4.50.56.11.65.01.03.90.94.20.9
GenderMale7.50.412.01.511.21.27.90.85.50.6
Female7.40.311.31.09.30.97.40.75.50.5
RaceWhite, single race7.20.310.51.110.00.97.50.65.50.5
Black, single race9.50.814.61.710.01.48.91.56.11.1
Asian, single race7.01.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU5.01.4
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races6.61.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races7.40.312.21.09.50.97.70.65.70.5
  Non-Hispanic, White7.10.411.11.39.51.07.60.75.60.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black9.50.814.61.89.61.49.01.56.11.1
Hispanic, all races7.70.78.81.612.51.76.71.13.10.9
EducationcLess than high school10.00.716.01.711.31.57.51.2DSUDSU
High school graduate8.50.612.11.59.61.29.11.16.31.0
At least some college6.20.46.41.19.31.26.60.75.30.5
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed7.70.412.71.612.61.27.90.75.90.5
Not employed10.00.812.91.311.51.510.81.45.11.3
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private6.90.410.11.99.91.17.90.75.60.5
Public only13.31.112.61.415.12.512.52.6DSUDSU
Uninsured12.61.016.42.215.22.110.31.78.22.1
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only3.40.6DSUDSU4.51.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private4.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU4.51.2
Medicare and other public10.22.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan7.50.312.21.110.60.87.80.75.50.5
  Large central metro7.80.511.61.511.11.48.31.05.30.7
  Large fringe metro6.30.68.71.98.61.77.21.24.90.8
  Medium metro7.60.711.51.811.11.78.81.44.50.9
  Small metro10.01.221.24.212.02.25.91.69.82.0
Nonmetropolitan6.90.79.01.37.51.16.71.16.01.5
  Micropolitan7.41.08.01.79.81.76.91.56.71.9
  Noncore5.61.011.12.3DSUDSU6.11.8DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish7.20.311.81.010.00.87.30.65.40.4
Other9.71.010.42.09.71.310.21.5DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good6.20.37.70.98.00.76.60.65.20.5
Fair/poor13.70.818.91.915.81.813.01.78.21.4
Activity limitationsdBasic activities10.10.615.01.711.21.510.91.55.90.9
Complex activities14.31.120.02.316.92.713.22.37.81.6
Neither basic nor complex activities6.70.49.21.09.30.87.00.65.40.5
U.S. bornYes7.30.311.91.09.70.87.30.65.60.5
No8.40.79.91.811.61.59.51.35.01.2

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_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_7_2c.html