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_13.2_1a
Children ages 0-17 with a wellness checkup in the past 12 months,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 77.90.676.80.783.
Health insurance,bPrivate80.80.780.20.886.61.681.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSU76.24.0
Family incomecNegative/poor75.81.373.21.882.
Near poor/low73.51.371.31.682.
Location of residencedMetropolitan79.40.678.20.784.
  Large central metro78.
  Large fringe metro83.
  Medium metro77.
  Small metro74.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)70.42.569.92.873.64.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)70.42.870.03.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Estimates are not age adjusted.

b. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

c. 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.

d. For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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 October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_4_13_2_1a: 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_13_2_1a.html