T9_1_9_2c

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_9.2c
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider ever advice within the past 2 years about healthy eating, by family income,a United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.61.252.22.245.41.946.11.856.02.1
Age2-557.61.856.13.051.22.959.33.162.83.6
6-1747.01.350.62.543.32.142.01.954.12.4
GenderMale50.11.352.42.745.42.044.82.159.12.6
Female49.21.452.12.445.32.447.42.352.72.6
RaceWhite, single race49.01.350.23.243.62.246.62.155.82.3
Black, single race53.02.155.72.952.93.446.14.159.55.6
Asian, single race48.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSU39.95.861.45.7
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race44.010.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races52.44.959.37.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races49.61.452.12.944.12.445.52.156.72.2
  Non-Hispanic, White49.01.648.05.341.43.246.02.456.72.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black52.62.255.53.051.53.545.54.160.85.6
Hispanic, all races49.71.652.53.047.92.548.92.949.35.0
Health insuranceAny private50.61.646.44.643.63.246.72.158.02.2
Public only52.21.655.02.550.02.349.53.7DSUDSU
Uninsured31.63.236.36.130.45.534.15.1DSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan51.61.253.82.548.52.047.32.057.42.2
  Large central metro53.11.753.62.651.23.051.02.857.83.7
  Large fringe metro56.32.259.56.455.04.151.93.559.63.3
  Medium metro47.03.150.65.243.43.739.65.256.15.7
  Small metro44.23.551.75.639.16.841.34.3DSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan39.42.844.54.532.34.041.24.3DSUDSU
  Micropolitan40.14.048.66.331.15.043.06.6DSUDSU
  Noncore38.24.237.06.835.06.738.95.1DSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish49.41.351.92.244.12.245.42.056.42.2
Other50.92.353.44.749.02.751.13.548.46.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good49.51.252.22.245.01.946.01.856.02.1
Fair/poor54.35.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes58.22.257.93.553.54.155.93.064.44.1
No47.41.250.62.443.62.043.61.953.62.4
U.S. bornYes50.01.253.02.345.61.946.51.856.22.1
No40.53.541.05.040.36.3DSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Page last reviewed March 2012
Internet Citation: T9_1_9_2c: 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_2c.html