Table T2_10_1_3-1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_10_1_3.1
Overweight children and teens ages 2–19 who were told by a doctor or health professional that they were overweight, United States, 2001–2010
  2007–20102005–20082001–2004
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 44.61.641.81.939.51.9
Age2–522.93.424.64.023.03.1
6–1141.32.736.52.836.03.1
12–1953.52.350.12.647.22.8
EthnicityMexican American47.82.743.62.841.53.0
Non-Hispanic, Black51.02.649.62.741.62.3
Non-Hispanic, White41.32.438.53.039.12.6
GenderMale41.22.140.02.338.92.7
Female48.92.943.83.540.22.1
Family incomeaNegative/poor46.312.8645.73.145.94.0
Near poor/low49.602.2845.02.841.12.9
Middle41.843.6638.03.035.62.6
High38.244.6235.35.036.96.2

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.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_10_1_3-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/10_lifestylemodification/T2_10_1_3-1.html