T6_4_12_2c

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_12.2c
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 by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 31.31.129.62.026.11.529.41.839.32.3
Age2-533.11.628.62.627.62.635.33.539.43.5
6-1730.71.130.12.225.61.727.61.739.32.5
GenderMale33.31.130.22.329.11.930.82.042.12.3
Female29.21.429.12.323.11.927.92.236.33.0
RaceWhite, single race32.21.328.92.526.21.730.92.140.42.6
Black, single race27.21.828.92.924.63.323.43.034.76.3
Asian, single race26.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSU19.54.934.25.7
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race31.18.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races35.84.342.38.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races31.11.327.22.624.81.928.42.140.42.5
  Non-Hispanic, White32.31.624.44.124.02.530.12.541.82.8
  Non-Hispanic, Black27.31.828.03.025.33.523.83.135.56.4
Hispanic, all races31.91.434.12.528.92.234.33.429.34.4
Health insuranceAny private33.41.525.43.726.63.029.62.140.82.5
Public only29.91.631.52.327.02.231.44.3DSUDSU
Uninsured20.52.219.15.220.04.523.63.8DSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan32.91.230.72.128.81.829.92.040.82.4
  Large central metro31.61.533.02.628.92.629.93.035.73.5
  Large fringe metro36.52.328.14.333.14.632.23.544.24.2
  Medium metro31.62.630.54.527.73.729.44.938.15.0
  Small metro29.64.028.26.323.16.225.34.8DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan23.02.824.55.715.02.327.34.9DSUDSU
  Micropolitan22.63.629.17.814.33.227.46.8DSUDSU
  Noncore23.54.0DSUDSU16.54.127.25.9DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish31.81.229.32.624.61.729.82.040.32.4
Other28.81.630.52.530.62.926.43.721.04.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good31.31.130.02.126.11.529.21.939.22.3
Fair/poor30.25.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes33.31.831.73.726.23.032.13.240.73.7
No30.71.129.02.026.01.728.71.938.92.5
U.S. bornYes31.91.130.42.126.51.630.01.939.72.3
No18.72.618.33.919.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSU

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: 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_12_2c: 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_2c.html