Table T4_1_1_4-2a

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_4.2a
Children who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition in the last 12 months who sometimes or never got care as soon as wanted,a by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.50.64.10.64.71.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age0–53.90.73.30.88.02.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6–174.80.84.50.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale4.90.84.30.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female4.00.83.90.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor10.61.99.32.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low5.71.16.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
MiddleDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
HighDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private3.10.63.00.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only7.41.17.01.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.30.64.00.64.61.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro5.61.25.11.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro2.30.62.70.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro4.51.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NonmetropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish3.90.63.30.64.51.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other9.52.010.92.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.30.64.00.64.61.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes4.60.93.61.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No4.20.64.00.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes4.10.53.80.64.71.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Denominator includes children who needed care right away for an illness, injury, or condition 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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T4_1_1_4-2a: 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_4-2a.html