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_4_11.2b
Children over 80 lb for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about using lap or shoulder belts when driving or riding in a car, by ethnicity, United States, 2008
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 26.81.325.51.625.
Family incomeaNegative/poor29.12.426.
Near poor/low25.71.921.72.319.03.325.23.433.82.9
Health insuranceAny private27.41.927.
Public only27.81.724.
Residence locationbMetropolitan28.41.427.21.827.32.426.41.932.42.0
  Large central metro27.61.626.
  Large fringe metro33.
  Medium metro24.82.822.83.324.
  Small metro25.34.824.25.322.76.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish25.61.525.41.625.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good26.51.325.21.625.
U.S. bornYes27.41.326.01.626.

a. 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.

b. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

c. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 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: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_4_11_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_11_2b.html