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_1b
Children ages 0-17 with a wellness checkup in the past 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 77.90.678.80.777.60.983.
Health insurance,bPrivate80.80.780.90.880.20.986.91.680.31.5
Family incomecNegative/poor75.81.377.61.873.
Near poor/low73.51.374.31.671.
Location of residencedMetropolitan79.40.680.60.779.60.984.
  Large central metro78.
  Large fringe metro83.
  Medium metro77.
  Small metro74.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)70.42.571.42.670.
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)70.42.868.63.468.03.7DSUDSU79.54.9

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 for a given household size and composition; near poor/low, over 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: 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_1b: 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_1b.html