T6_4_8_2a

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_8.2a
Children for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child, by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 37.01.336.31.543.72.123.73.3DSUDSU37.47.238.24.8
Age0-546.91.945.92.356.43.127.15.0DSUDSUDSUDSU50.86.4
6-1732.01.331.51.537.42.221.84.3DSUDSUDSUDSU31.74.8
GenderMale37.41.336.81.645.52.119.23.9DSUDSUDSUDSU35.34.9
Female36.61.435.81.641.82.728.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSU41.05.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor50.82.349.53.253.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU58.27.3
Near poor/low39.62.038.52.244.23.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle32.31.832.52.036.84.120.65.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High30.91.831.92.230.26.124.14.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private31.91.531.91.737.13.221.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSU31.66.0
Public only48.41.847.82.550.12.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU47.96.7
Uninsured29.72.929.53.535.17.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan37.61.436.71.644.92.024.43.4DSUDSUDSUDSU40.85.0
  Large central metro41.42.041.02.548.72.923.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSU40.59.0
  Large fringe metro33.62.132.72.639.14.021.55.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro36.93.636.34.242.74.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro38.33.537.13.949.35.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan33.82.934.43.133.78.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan32.83.432.73.533.18.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore35.64.937.05.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish36.01.334.41.644.22.122.04.8DSUDSUDSUDSU38.54.8
Other41.52.844.63.2DSUDSU25.14.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good36.81.236.01.443.52.124.13.4DSUDSU37.07.338.84.8
Fair/poor47.04.949.05.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes39.42.238.62.843.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No36.31.335.61.543.72.324.63.5DSUDSUDSUDSU35.25.5
U.S. bornYes37.21.336.31.543.92.125.33.8DSUDSU37.17.338.64.8
No30.83.334.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_8_2a: 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_8_2a.html