T6_4_14_2_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_14.2_1
Children ages 2-9 with hospital emergency department visit for asthma per 10,000 population, United States, 2005-2007
  2005-2007
Population groupRateSE
Total 109.511.2
GenderFemale89.012.4
 Male129.213.7
RaceAI/AN onlyDSUDSU
Asian onlyDSUDSU
NHOPI onlyDSUDSU
Black only274.836.1
White only84.210.4
Multiple racesDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races125.023.1
Non-Hispanic, all races105.312.6
Non-Hispanic, Black272.237.8
Non-Hispanic, White71.911.5
Health insuranceInsured99.37.3
Private58.05.2
Public172.517.4
UninsuredDSUDSU

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 Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_14_2_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_14_2_1.html