T17_3_2_2a

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_2.2a
Adults who received outpatient mental health treatment or counseling in the last 12 months,a by race, 2009
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.30.26.80.24.20.52.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSU8.51.5
Age18-447.10.27.80.34.60.52.20.6DSUDSU3.71.09.71.9
45-646.70.47.20.43.10.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over3.40.53.30.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale4.30.24.60.33.30.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU4.01.1
Female8.20.38.90.34.90.82.60.8DSUDSU5.11.412.72.6
EducationLess than high school5.00.54.70.56.31.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate5.20.35.60.43.00.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college7.30.38.10.34.10.62.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSU8.91.8
County typebMetropolitan6.50.27.00.34.20.52.30.6DSUDSUDSUDSU9.51.8
  Large central metro6.30.47.10.54.40.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro6.30.46.90.53.60.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro6.70.47.20.52.90.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro6.80.76.60.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan5.70.35.90.44.31.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan5.90.46.10.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.30.55.50.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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. 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 http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/urban_rural.htm#documentation for details.

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T17_3_2_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/nhqrdr11/17_utilization/T17_3_2_2a.html