T6_4_12_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_4_12.2b
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, by ethnicity,a United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 31.31.131.11.332.31.627.31.831.91.4
Age2-533.11.632.41.933.12.529.53.135.12.6
6-1730.71.130.71.332.11.626.61.930.71.5
GenderMale33.31.133.61.335.01.630.31.932.31.7
Female29.21.428.51.729.52.024.22.431.61.7
Family incomebNegative/poor29.62.027.22.624.44.128.03.034.12.5
Near poor/low26.11.524.81.924.02.525.33.528.92.2
Middle29.41.828.42.130.12.523.83.134.33.4
High39.32.340.42.541.82.835.56.429.34.4
Health insuranceAny private33.41.533.41.734.72.030.13.033.32.6
Public only29.91.628.12.028.33.025.52.332.92.4
Uninsured20.52.219.32.817.83.7DSUDSU23.13.8
Residence locationcMetropolitan32.91.232.91.434.51.728.01.832.91.4
  Large central metro31.61.532.32.033.13.331.73.330.42.0
  Large fringe metro36.52.336.02.538.62.925.84.039.43.5
  Medium metro31.62.631.03.033.03.823.23.033.73.1
  Small metro29.64.029.44.229.14.929.24.630.96.1
Nonmetropolitan23.02.823.33.124.23.521.25.620.55.2
  Micropolitan22.63.623.33.823.74.2DSUDSU14.72.8
  Noncore23.54.023.24.625.35.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish31.81.231.61.332.61.627.31.833.02.4
Other28.81.622.43.423.56.0DSUDSU31.11.8
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good31.31.131.11.332.31.627.51.832.01.4
Fair/poor30.25.030.56.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes33.31.833.21.934.42.327.43.333.83.9
No30.71.130.41.331.61.727.31.931.81.4
U.S. bornYes31.91.131.51.332.61.627.11.933.51.6
No18.72.618.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSU18.82.9

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.

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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_12_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_4_12_2b.html