T6_1_1_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 6_1_1.2b
Women who completed a pregnancy in the last 12 months who received prenatal care in the first trimester,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 71.00.073.60.076.70.060.20.164.70.1
Mother's ageUnder 1533.10.830.41.139.31.924.41.335.81.2
15-1954.40.155.20.159.40.248.40.252.90.2
20-2463.20.164.40.167.40.156.60.260.70.1
25-2973.90.176.30.179.00.164.90.267.60.1
30-3479.10.181.70.183.90.168.40.271.30.1
35 and over78.70.180.90.183.10.167.90.371.10.2
Residence locationbMetropolitan71.50.074.10.077.60.060.40.165.50.1
  Large central metropolitan71.50.073.70.179.90.159.20.168.00.1
  Large fringe metropolitan73.80.176.40.178.80.163.90.264.80.1
  Medium metropolitan70.70.173.90.176.60.161.10.262.80.1
  Small metropolitan68.00.170.70.173.10.157.90.358.70.2
Micropolitan (nonmetro)69.00.171.80.173.40.159.60.454.60.3
Noncore (nonmetro)67.60.169.90.171.60.158.50.653.30.4

a. Excludes data for Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersy, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin, which used the unrevised 1989 Revision to Birth Certificate.

b. For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics system - Natality.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_1_1_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/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_1_1_2b.html