Table T4_1_1_2-2c

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 4_1_1_2.2c
Children who had an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got an appointment as soon as wanted,a by family income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 5.50.38.90.96.00.74.60.64.20.7
Age0–55.60.68.61.37.01.22.80.85.01.2
6–175.50.49.21.25.40.85.70.83.70.8
GenderMale5.50.59.11.15.20.94.30.84.81.0
Female5.60.58.81.26.81.05.00.93.50.8
RaceWhite, single race4.60.48.31.15.70.94.20.62.50.5
Black, single race8.11.07.71.67.91.88.82.0DSUDSU
Asian, single race9.62.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.42.8
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races4.90.47.51.05.00.74.60.64.00.7
  Non-Hispanic, White3.50.46.11.44.00.94.20.82.00.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black7.81.07.11.48.41.97.91.9DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races8.20.911.41.98.51.64.71.1DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private4.60.4DSUDSU5.41.14.80.73.80.7
Public only7.60.69.10.96.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan5.80.49.51.06.40.84.80.74.30.7
  Large central metro7.60.911.42.010.12.1DSUDSU7.72.0
  Large fringe metro3.80.59.11.8DSUDSU4.10.9DSUDSU
  Medium metro6.20.87.31.45.41.37.91.84.61.4
  Small metro5.61.110.02.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan4.30.86.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.81.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.41.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish5.20.48.81.05.30.74.80.63.80.7
Other7.91.19.31.98.82.03.41.0DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good5.30.38.20.85.80.74.60.64.20.7
Fair/poor14.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes7.00.811.31.66.11.47.81.83.91.1
No5.10.48.10.96.00.83.60.64.30.8
U.S. bornYes5.40.38.80.96.00.74.70.63.90.7
No10.42.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Denominator includes children who made an appointment for routine health care in the last 12 months, excluding missing data.

b 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.

c For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

d CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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 June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T4_1_1_2-2c: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/4_timeliness/T4_1_1_2-2c.html