T6_4_7_2c

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_7.2c
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by family income,a United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.91.763.63.061.42.964.03.166.53.3
Age3-558.82.057.03.355.03.361.23.460.73.9
679.22.382.43.280.94.172.35.2DSUDSU
GenderMale62.52.163.43.961.14.062.64.063.04.4
Female65.42.363.73.861.84.065.54.670.23.9
RaceWhite, single race63.52.062.53.960.33.364.33.666.43.9
Black, single race68.52.964.75.169.85.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races64.22.062.14.063.23.663.33.667.23.6
  Non-Hispanic, White63.82.660.26.662.04.863.34.367.34.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black68.43.063.85.369.75.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races63.22.566.03.958.24.167.24.4DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private63.02.2DSUDSU60.04.561.93.466.33.4
Public only66.92.465.72.964.33.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan64.31.764.03.462.42.962.13.268.83.2
  Large central metro64.32.763.34.261.33.762.75.371.55.1
  Large fringe metro67.93.167.08.1DSUDSU68.05.367.35.3
  Medium metro60.53.863.05.562.26.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro62.94.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan61.74.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan67.64.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore49.88.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.21.962.13.464.13.265.03.568.13.5
Other58.92.966.15.054.54.857.86.1DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.71.763.43.061.12.963.83.166.43.3
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes72.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No62.41.761.83.460.02.962.43.465.43.4
U.S. bornYes64.21.764.33.161.82.964.23.166.43.3
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: 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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T6_4_7_2c: 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_2c.html