Table T5_1_1_6-1_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 5_1_1_6.1_2c
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 family income,b United States, 2009
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.10.38.10.95.20.83.40.51.70.4
Age0–54.50.57.61.14.81.04.31.0DSUDSU
6–173.90.48.51.25.41.02.90.51.50.4
GenderMale3.90.47.91.25.20.92.90.6DSUDSU
Female4.40.48.31.25.10.93.90.71.70.5
RaceWhite, single race3.80.48.01.14.50.93.50.61.50.4
Black, single race5.20.76.91.67.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races3.40.37.71.14.00.82.90.51.60.4
  Non-Hispanic, White2.80.48.01.6DSUDSU2.90.6DSUDSU
  Non-Hispanic, Black4.60.75.51.27.42.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races7.00.98.71.57.71.75.81.5DSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private2.60.3DSUDSU4.21.22.90.51.30.4
Public only7.10.68.30.96.21.15.01.4DSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan4.10.37.91.05.70.93.40.61.60.4
  Large central metro5.40.77.91.67.41.83.91.1DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro2.50.45.41.5DSUDSU3.10.8DSUDSU
  Medium metro3.90.78.72.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro5.61.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan4.20.89.11.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan3.71.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.31.314.72.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish3.50.38.01.04.40.82.80.51.50.4
Other7.61.08.41.97.52.07.92.1DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.00.37.60.85.10.83.20.51.70.4
Fair/poor11.12.516.64.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNdYes5.60.712.32.24.31.05.11.2DSUDSU
No3.70.36.90.95.40.92.80.51.40.4
U.S. bornYes4.10.37.90.95.00.83.40.51.60.4
No6.61.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T5_1_1_6-1_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/nhqrdr12/5_patientcenteredness/T5_1_1_6-1_2c.html