Table T5_1_1_6-1_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 5_1_1_6.1_2a
Children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit in the last 12 months whose health providers sometimes or never explained things clearly,a by race, United States, 2009
  Single race    
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.10.33.80.45.20.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age0–54.50.54.20.65.61.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6–173.90.43.60.45.00.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale3.90.43.60.55.70.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female4.40.44.10.54.70.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor8.10.98.01.16.91.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low5.20.84.50.97.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle3.40.53.50.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High1.70.41.50.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private2.60.32.60.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only7.10.66.80.87.71.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.10.33.70.45.20.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro5.40.75.30.95.31.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro2.50.42.30.53.71.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro3.90.73.30.87.32.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro5.61.34.81.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan4.20.84.21.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.71.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.31.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish3.50.33.10.44.80.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other7.61.07.81.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.00.33.70.44.90.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor11.12.58.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.60.75.40.85.81.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No3.70.33.30.45.10.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes4.10.33.70.45.20.84.91.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No6.61.97.92.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Denominator includes children who had a doctor's office or clinic visit 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 T5_1_1_6-1_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/nhqrdr12/5_patientcenteredness/T5_1_1_6-1_2a.html