T6_4_7_2b

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_7.2b
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.91.764.22.063.82.668.43.063.22.5
Age3-558.82.058.92.458.63.062.63.558.52.9
679.22.380.53.079.43.989.13.175.63.6
GenderMale62.52.162.22.661.53.270.04.163.33.1
Female65.42.366.12.866.43.767.04.263.13.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor63.63.062.14.060.26.663.85.366.03.9
Near poor/low61.42.963.23.662.04.869.75.858.24.1
Middle64.03.163.33.663.34.3DSUDSU67.24.4
High66.53.367.23.667.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private63.02.262.52.463.02.966.33.766.54.0
Public only66.92.469.73.169.24.769.94.163.43.1
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan64.31.764.82.164.02.869.13.162.92.6
  Large central metro64.32.765.13.763.06.170.74.262.93.4
  Large fringe metro67.93.168.43.568.54.1DSUDSU65.56.4
  Medium metro60.53.860.94.760.16.1DSUDSU59.26.3
  Small metro62.94.461.55.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan61.74.561.05.063.25.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan67.64.367.94.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore49.88.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.21.965.02.164.72.668.63.066.23.7
Other58.92.953.18.2DSUDSUDSUDSU61.02.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.71.764.02.163.72.668.53.163.12.4
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes72.73.572.64.176.85.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
No62.41.762.52.161.52.767.83.562.32.6
U.S. bornYes64.21.764.12.063.82.668.23.064.62.5
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: 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_2b: 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_2b.html