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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_7.1
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.91.766.01.562.81.460.21.557.61.660.71.559.81.4
Age3-558.82.060.51.758.51.654.41.752.61.755.81.754.51.6
679.22.380.42.077.92.177.22.372.72.575.82.376.52.4
GenderMale62.52.166.22.163.11.959.72.160.62.159.42.059.91.8
Female65.42.365.82.062.42.060.72.054.61.962.02.159.71.8
RaceWhite, single race63.52.065.61.762.61.660.31.756.51.860.61.758.71.7
Black, single race68.52.972.92.965.23.164.62.762.13.161.83.265.52.5
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races64.22.069.01.764.21.660.61.757.91.961.41.861.21.6
  Non-Hispanic, White63.82.669.42.164.61.861.02.056.72.361.62.160.42.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black68.43.073.02.965.23.164.12.861.63.262.03.265.22.5
Hispanic, all races63.22.556.02.657.52.358.62.456.62.357.92.653.92.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor63.63.064.53.056.92.459.12.556.42.758.22.954.93.1
Near poor/low61.42.960.32.959.72.859.82.758.02.557.52.957.52.7
Middle64.03.166.62.862.32.558.42.751.43.060.22.959.32.3
High66.53.370.62.769.92.763.32.766.03.365.83.166.62.8
Health insuranceAny private63.02.268.31.966.81.761.41.958.32.162.62.062.81.8
Public only66.92.463.32.256.72.060.52.157.82.058.62.258.02.0
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSU52.16.641.65.747.76.048.56.635.54.6
Residence locationbMetropolitan64.31.765.61.664.01.560.41.658.61.761.21.759.71.6
  Large central metro64.32.763.12.561.92.456.82.554.32.560.12.858.72.2
  Large fringe metro67.93.170.82.767.02.764.82.564.52.963.93.262.13.2
  Medium metro60.53.861.03.664.02.763.33.858.73.960.73.363.12.8
  Small metro62.94.469.54.262.25.453.14.155.35.258.05.449.54.9
Nonmetropolitan61.74.568.14.156.23.359.03.652.53.957.23.460.42.8
  Micropolitan67.64.369.05.051.74.655.54.746.34.857.84.156.93.5
  Noncore49.88.165.96.464.85.965.25.064.34.556.24.967.04.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.21.968.61.664.31.560.81.758.11.862.31.660.91.5
Other58.92.954.63.355.62.957.52.954.92.852.22.952.23.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.71.765.91.562.71.460.51.557.71.660.81.559.61.4
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes72.73.575.53.366.63.166.63.265.63.060.63.363.63.5
No62.41.764.41.662.21.558.91.656.21.760.31.659.01.5
U.S. bornYes64.21.766.21.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC60.81.559.71.4
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Negative/poor refers to household 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.

b. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

c. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey documentation for the 2008 Full Year Consolidated Data File at http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/download_data_files_detail.jsp?cboPufNumber=HC-121.

DNC - Data not collected.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_7_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_7_1.html