T6_4_13_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_13.1
Adolescents ages 10-17 who had a wellness checkup in the last 12 months, United States, 2009
Population groupPercentSE
Total 70.61.0
GenderMale70.31.3
Female70.91.3
RaceAI/AN only63.19.3
Asian only67.73.6
NHOPI only94.14.6
Black only80.41.7
White only68.71.2
Multiple races71.04.6
EthnicityHispanic, all races65.71.8
Non-Hispanic, all races71.81.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black80.81.8
  Non-Hispanic, White69.81.4
Health insurancePrivate74.21.2
Public73.61.6
Uninsured38.73.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor68.82.5
Near poor/low63.02.2
Middle70.21.7
High77.22.3
Very high79.92.1
LocationMetropolitan71.41.0
Nonmetropolitan66.72.9
Foreign bornYes62.43.3
No71.11.0

a. Negative/poor refers to family 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.

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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_13_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_13_1.html