T17_3_2_1

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 17_3_2.1
Adults who received outpatient mental health treatment or counselinga in the last 12 months, 2002-2009
  20092008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.30.26.80.26.90.26.70.26.80.27.10.27.20.27.40.2
Age18-447.10.27.30.27.30.27.00.27.30.27.70.28.00.28.30.3
45-646.70.47.70.48.00.47.60.48.00.48.10.48.10.48.30.5
65 and over3.40.53.40.53.40.53.70.53.10.43.10.42.60.43.20.5
GenderMale4.30.25.00.34.70.34.80.34.60.25.00.24.80.24.70.2
Female8.20.38.50.39.00.38.40.38.90.39.00.39.40.39.90.4
RaceWhite only6.80.27.20.27.60.27.10.27.30.27.60.27.70.27.70.2
Black only4.20.55.50.64.20.44.40.55.10.54.80.44.60.55.40.5
Asian only2.30.62.20.62.40.63.40.82.40.62.80.63.10.76.71.5
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU2.00.8DSUDSU1.40.8DSUDSU
AI/AN onlyDSUDSU6.11.34.31.15.21.26.01.25.41.25.51.17.81.7
Multiple races8.51.56.81.48.61.512.92.88.71.99.01.710.42.110.12.0
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races6.70.27.30.27.40.27.00.27.20.27.50.27.60.27.80.2
  Non-Hispanic, White7.30.27.90.38.20.37.60.37.80.28.20.38.30.28.30.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black4.20.55.50.64.10.44.50.55.10.54.60.54.40.55.40.6
Hispanic, all races3.80.43.80.43.90.44.20.54.30.54.00.44.20.54.50.5
Family incomebNegative/poor8.90.58.40.69.00.68.20.6DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Near poor/low5.80.46.80.57.30.56.10.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Middle5.60.35.90.35.70.36.10.3DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
High6.40.37.10.37.10.37.00.3DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
EducationLess than high school5.00.54.70.45.80.55.00.45.20.45.30.45.10.45.50.4
High school graduate5.20.35.50.35.80.35.40.35.10.35.90.36.00.35.90.3
At least some college7.30.38.20.37.90.38.00.38.40.38.40.38.60.39.10.4
County typecMetropolitan6.50.2DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large central metro6.30.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Large fringe metro6.30.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Medium metro6.70.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Small metro6.80.7DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
Nonmetropolitan5.70.3DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Micropolitan5.90.4DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA
  Noncore5.30.5DNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNADNA

a. Outpatient mental health treatment or counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents who received treatment for drug or alcohol use or with missing treatment or counseling information are excluded.

b. Negative/poor refers to family 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. Respondents with unknown poverty information were excluded.

c. Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to those of previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to ttp://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/urban_rural.htm#documentation for details.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T17_3_2_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/nhqrdr11/17_utilization/T17_3_2_1.html