T6_4_9_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_9.2b
Children 0-40 lb for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about using a child safety seat while riding in a car, by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 56.91.854.82.154.92.759.03.163.52.1
Age0-558.31.756.32.156.42.659.53.164.52.2
6-1729.36.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale57.72.355.92.755.93.160.24.163.62.7
Female56.22.253.82.654.03.357.84.963.52.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor55.92.950.73.745.55.854.74.565.23.1
Near poor/low55.02.654.63.453.64.763.76.755.63.5
Middle56.43.453.83.954.84.5DSUDSU69.34.0
High60.43.159.33.560.64.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private56.82.455.82.656.63.063.55.762.94.0
Public only58.82.254.93.152.54.756.53.864.42.5
Uninsured44.87.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan57.91.855.82.356.43.059.33.264.02.2
  Large central metro61.02.859.03.762.05.266.14.864.23.6
  Large fringe metro58.13.357.93.858.64.954.66.559.34.9
  Medium metro57.54.355.15.356.96.753.45.864.13.5
  Small metro49.84.044.84.441.75.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan51.14.550.24.449.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan50.65.452.35.549.96.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore52.27.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish57.72.056.82.256.42.660.03.164.13.7
Other54.02.929.55.2DSUDSUDSUDSU63.72.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good57.11.855.12.155.12.759.53.063.52.1
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes55.34.255.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No57.01.854.42.254.62.958.93.264.72.1
U.S. bornYes57.41.855.22.155.42.759.13.164.12.2
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_9_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_9_2b.html