T9_1_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 9_1_8.2a
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 by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 33.51.133.21.235.02.030.13.6DSUDSU32.08.238.44.8
Age2-530.31.830.42.228.72.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6-1734.61.234.11.337.02.234.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSU37.34.5
GenderMale34.01.234.01.335.62.326.74.2DSUDSUDSUDSU34.85.4
Female33.01.432.41.534.42.633.55.3DSUDSUDSUDSU41.75.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.01.928.82.434.82.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU45.57.8
Near poor/low31.41.730.32.036.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle31.91.832.22.031.23.831.16.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High38.62.039.12.240.35.629.95.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private35.21.535.41.636.63.230.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSU34.25.8
Public only33.01.531.21.934.82.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU46.46.7
Uninsured22.82.622.73.123.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.81.234.41.336.62.129.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSU42.45.0
  Large central metro38.41.738.12.041.33.127.74.7DSUDSUDSUDSU49.67.9
  Large fringe metro34.22.234.32.533.84.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro33.72.633.82.830.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro28.53.427.33.835.16.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan26.72.427.72.721.55.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan26.43.126.53.424.17.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore27.24.029.64.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish33.51.233.01.435.12.130.85.8DSUDSUDSUDSU37.54.8
Other33.91.734.22.0DSUDSU29.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.31.132.91.335.12.030.13.6DSUDSUDSUDSU37.74.8
Fair/poor47.15.248.96.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes42.82.042.92.241.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No31.21.130.81.233.32.328.63.7DSUDSUDSUDSU34.55.6
U.S. bornYes33.71.133.41.335.02.129.14.2DSUDSUDSUDSU38.74.8
No30.33.328.63.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_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/nhqrdr11/9_lifestylemodification/T9_1_8_2a.html