T9_1_9_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_9.2a
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about healthy eating, by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.61.249.01.353.02.148.73.5DSUDSU44.010.852.44.9
Age2-557.61.857.32.159.13.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6-1747.01.346.31.551.12.445.64.5DSUDSUDSUDSU49.34.9
GenderMale50.11.349.71.553.22.448.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSU49.15.5
Female49.21.448.31.652.82.449.34.9DSUDSUDSUDSU55.55.8
Family incomeaNegative/poor52.22.250.23.255.72.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU59.37.7
Near poor/low45.41.943.62.252.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle46.11.846.62.146.14.139.95.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High56.02.155.82.359.55.661.45.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private50.61.650.51.753.53.252.44.2DSUDSUDSUDSU48.36.0
Public only52.21.651.22.154.52.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU58.26.8
Uninsured31.63.230.03.836.17.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan51.61.250.91.555.41.948.93.6DSUDSUDSUDSU55.44.8
  Large central metro53.11.751.82.058.83.447.45.0DSUDSUDSUDSU63.77.9
  Large fringe metro56.32.256.82.755.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro47.03.146.73.548.24.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro44.23.543.14.154.64.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan39.42.840.32.932.87.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan40.14.040.24.035.89.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore38.24.240.34.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish49.41.348.51.453.42.253.15.8DSUDSUDSUDSU51.45.0
Other50.92.351.92.7DSUDSU44.84.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.51.248.91.353.12.148.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSU52.25.0
Fair/poor54.35.453.56.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes58.22.258.02.458.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No47.41.246.71.451.42.246.73.6DSUDSUDSUDSU50.65.7
U.S. bornYes50.01.249.31.453.22.253.63.9DSUDSUDSUDSU52.24.9
No40.53.541.44.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_9_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_9_2a.html