T14_1_8_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_8.2c
Children 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 3.80.36.11.05.10.92.60.42.90.7
Age0-54.20.57.11.76.21.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
6-173.50.45.30.94.41.12.40.5DSUDSU
GenderMale3.50.45.81.15.11.21.80.6DSUDSU
Female4.10.56.31.25.11.23.30.7DSUDSU
RaceWhite, single race4.00.46.41.35.51.12.60.53.50.9
Black, single race3.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races5.41.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races3.70.47.01.44.41.02.70.53.10.8
  Non-Hispanic, White4.00.58.42.44.91.42.70.63.71.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black3.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races4.00.54.40.86.71.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private2.80.49.22.5DSUDSU2.40.52.90.8
Public only5.60.75.41.07.81.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured5.21.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.00.46.21.15.51.12.70.53.20.8
  Large central metro3.30.53.10.86.31.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro3.00.7DSUDSUDSUDSU3.00.9DSUDSU
  Medium metro4.20.96.92.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro8.31.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan2.80.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.10.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish3.70.46.71.34.50.92.60.53.10.8
Other4.40.74.61.37.02.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good3.70.35.91.05.20.92.60.42.80.7
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.40.810.02.1DSUDSU3.51.0DSUDSU
No3.30.45.01.04.60.92.30.5DSUDSU
U.S. bornYes3.70.35.91.05.00.92.60.53.00.8
No5.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T14_1_8_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_8_2c.html