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_1c
Children ages 0-17 with a wellness checkup in the past 12 months,a by family income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 77.90.675.81.373.51.377.
Asian only77.
Black only83.
White only76.80.773.21.871.31.675.81.384.21.0
Multiple races79.22.681.74.680.
EthnicityHispanic, all races74.
Non-Hispanic, all races78.80.777.61.874.31.676.71.384.70.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black83.
  Non-Hispanic, White77.60.973.
Health insurance,cPrivate80.80.784.
Location of residencedMetropolitan79.40.677.31.474.61.478.
  Large central metro78.
  Large fringe metro83.
  Medium metro77.
  Small metro74.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)70.42.571.74.367.24.367.94.579.74.7
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)70.42.867.94.771.

a. Estimates are not age adjusted.

b. Negative/poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; 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. A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private" category only.

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_1c: 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_1c.html