T9_1_8_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 9_1_8.2b
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 ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 33.51.132.81.332.21.534.72.136.31.4
Age2-530.31.828.92.028.52.729.53.034.92.8
6-1734.61.234.01.533.41.736.32.236.81.5
GenderMale34.01.233.41.433.21.635.32.336.21.8
Female33.01.432.11.731.11.934.12.736.31.6
Family incomeaNegative/poor32.01.928.82.419.93.533.72.938.02.2
Near poor/low31.41.730.12.327.93.036.13.634.02.0
Middle31.91.830.72.030.82.330.94.037.92.9
High38.62.039.12.240.02.441.25.734.44.8
Health insuranceAny private35.21.534.81.635.01.836.53.237.72.8
Public only33.01.530.21.924.82.834.42.637.81.9
Uninsured22.82.621.73.422.14.5DSUDSU25.13.5
Residence locationbMetropolitan34.81.234.11.533.41.736.32.137.21.4
  Large central metro38.41.738.82.438.73.541.33.237.82.1
  Large fringe metro34.22.233.62.533.62.933.43.937.93.3
  Medium metro33.72.633.23.033.33.530.53.835.52.3
  Small metro28.53.426.83.825.04.334.46.837.16.2
Nonmetropolitan26.72.426.92.628.02.922.05.624.73.1
  Micropolitan26.43.126.93.226.93.624.87.221.05.4
  Noncore27.24.027.04.729.95.3DSUDSU28.23.7
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish33.51.233.21.332.61.534.82.135.92.3
Other33.91.726.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSU36.71.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good33.31.132.51.331.91.634.82.136.01.4
Fair/poor47.15.246.56.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes42.82.042.92.242.92.540.83.542.53.8
No31.21.129.91.329.01.533.12.335.51.4
U.S. bornYes33.71.132.81.332.21.534.72.137.01.5
No30.33.331.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSU29.63.2

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: 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_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/nhqrdr11/9_lifestylemodification/T9_1_8_2b.html