T6_4_12_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 6_4_12.1
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about using a helmet when riding a bicycle or motorcycle,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 31.31.134.41.033.51.032.31.032.91.133.60.931.20.8
Age2-533.11.637.81.638.51.635.81.836.31.735.41.632.81.5
6-1730.71.133.41.131.81.131.21.131.81.233.11.030.60.9
GenderMale33.31.134.71.233.91.332.61.234.11.334.31.131.31.0
Female29.21.434.11.333.21.132.01.331.71.432.91.230.91.0
RaceWhite, single race32.21.334.91.234.81.232.51.232.71.434.11.131.50.9
Black, single race27.21.834.32.029.01.830.12.234.62.233.32.330.51.9
Asian, single race26.43.228.44.230.95.238.84.636.54.830.33.729.23.4
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race31.18.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races35.84.336.74.731.53.828.04.028.34.427.84.632.34.4
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races31.11.335.71.233.61.132.51.233.21.334.01.131.60.9
  Non-Hispanic, White32.31.636.51.535.31.433.01.532.91.634.71.332.31.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black27.31.834.62.129.11.829.82.234.22.233.02.330.21.9
Hispanic, all races31.91.429.61.633.31.631.41.531.91.831.91.729.11.6
Family incomebNegative/poor29.62.032.12.034.22.029.31.832.32.032.41.727.11.5
Near poor/low26.11.532.81.831.81.731.81.731.01.629.41.628.81.4
Middle29.41.830.21.629.81.531.41.629.01.832.61.629.71.3
High39.32.341.61.838.82.035.62.039.42.138.81.837.21.7
Health insuranceAny private33.41.536.81.335.81.334.31.435.21.435.21.233.51.0
Public only29.91.631.81.431.01.430.81.430.31.632.51.428.81.2
Uninsured20.52.226.23.222.02.918.72.522.82.722.42.518.92.2
Residence locationcMetropolitan32.91.236.11.135.51.134.51.235.51.234.91.132.60.9
  Large central metro31.61.536.41.733.51.533.81.837.41.834.81.632.61.3
  Large fringe metro36.52.338.12.139.32.337.52.239.62.338.71.836.71.7
  Medium metro31.62.636.12.233.22.333.32.731.52.836.72.732.72.0
  Small metro29.64.029.13.036.52.729.83.025.43.119.82.021.02.7
Nonmetropolitan23.02.826.42.623.52.220.92.020.02.626.72.222.81.8
  Micropolitan22.63.627.02.820.92.121.02.321.93.026.03.224.02.3
  Noncore23.54.025.44.728.14.720.73.817.33.827.93.320.32.6
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish31.81.235.71.134.21.132.51.133.11.334.11.031.90.8
Other28.81.627.81.829.62.131.21.931.61.830.91.724.81.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good31.31.134.41.033.71.032.31.133.01.233.70.931.20.8
Fair/poor30.25.036.55.127.73.932.14.330.33.629.53.530.93.6
CSHCNdYes33.31.836.41.735.01.537.71.835.61.637.11.633.81.5
No30.71.134.01.133.11.130.91.132.31.232.81.030.50.9
U.S. bornYes31.91.135.01.0DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC34.31.031.30.8
No18.72.622.73.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC21.92.128.03.1

a. Denominator includes children who made an appointment for routine health care 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 entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

d. 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.

DNC - Data not collected.

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_12_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/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_12_1.html