T9_1_8_1

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 9_1_8.1
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about the amount and kind of exercise, sports, or physically active hobbies they should have, United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 33.51.136.21.034.60.931.90.831.01.029.30.930.00.8
Age2-530.31.834.41.631.01.331.11.527.41.424.11.425.01.2
6-1734.61.236.81.135.81.132.20.932.11.131.01.031.60.9
GenderMale34.01.236.01.134.71.231.91.131.21.128.41.129.20.9
Female33.01.436.41.334.51.131.91.030.81.230.21.130.91.0
RaceWhite, single race33.21.236.51.234.41.132.71.031.11.130.11.130.40.9
Black, single race35.02.035.02.237.01.931.81.931.91.928.02.030.81.7
Asian, single race30.13.632.43.728.34.124.83.131.93.922.53.127.74.2
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race32.08.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU12.83.3
Multiple races38.44.836.34.636.54.125.53.524.54.323.63.625.84.4
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races32.81.336.21.133.81.131.41.030.21.128.61.030.00.9
  Non-Hispanic, White32.21.536.81.433.21.332.11.230.11.429.51.230.51.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black34.72.134.72.236.92.031.51.931.51.927.72.030.51.8
Hispanic, all races36.31.436.01.637.81.934.31.634.21.732.51.630.41.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.01.935.62.133.71.629.11.529.31.729.81.627.51.5
Near poor/low31.41.733.21.833.61.832.41.728.91.524.51.526.71.3
Middle31.91.833.41.631.01.530.41.429.21.627.21.628.21.3
High38.62.041.61.839.91.835.21.835.61.935.01.736.41.6
Health insuranceAny private35.21.537.41.335.31.332.91.232.21.330.21.131.61.1
Public only33.01.535.21.534.51.431.61.430.21.329.21.328.11.2
Uninsured22.82.630.33.327.23.323.02.622.62.520.92.422.52.3
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.81.238.31.136.51.133.60.932.91.030.41.131.50.9
  Large central metro38.41.740.51.739.11.534.31.235.21.430.81.732.21.2
  Large fringe metro34.22.242.22.136.12.235.71.937.22.233.81.735.41.6
  Medium metro33.72.634.52.133.92.431.92.227.42.230.92.629.42.0
  Small metro28.53.428.22.934.22.828.62.624.52.518.32.122.52.4
Nonmetropolitan26.72.425.92.124.61.922.91.821.32.022.81.822.02.0
  Micropolitan26.43.125.62.624.32.221.22.221.82.721.62.221.92.6
  Noncore27.24.026.33.425.03.626.04.320.52.925.13.622.22.7
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish33.51.236.51.134.81.031.90.930.71.129.51.030.60.8
Other33.91.734.52.232.92.131.81.932.81.727.81.725.11.8
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.31.135.81.034.31.031.60.830.61.029.20.929.70.8
Fair/poor47.15.255.55.147.24.046.04.248.04.235.73.843.14.4
CSHCNcYes42.82.043.71.841.31.641.11.739.11.736.71.639.61.6
No31.21.134.21.132.81.029.50.928.91.027.31.027.50.8
U.S. bornYes33.71.136.41.0DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC29.70.930.10.8
No30.33.332.53.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC20.52.427.82.8

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 (MEPS) entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

c. CSHCN: children with special health care needs. See MEPS 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 for details.

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_8_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/nhqrdr11/9_lifestylemodification/T9_1_8_1.html