Table T9_1_4_10-2b

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 9_1_4_10.2b
Children who needed care, tests, or treatments in the last 12 months who sometimes or never found it easy to get the care, tests, or treatments, by ethnicity, United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 4.60.44.10.43.70.54.70.87.51.0
Age0–54.40.84.40.93.91.15.71.74.61.3
6–174.80.54.00.53.50.64.21.09.91.6
GenderMale3.70.53.00.52.40.54.81.17.71.3
Female5.60.75.30.85.00.94.51.37.31.6
Family incomeaNegative/poor10.81.59.81.710.02.37.71.913.32.5
Near poor/low4.20.83.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSU7.72.1
Middle3.30.63.20.73.10.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
High3.30.73.30.72.90.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurancePrivate3.40.43.20.52.90.5DSUDSU4.51.2
Any public8.01.07.11.17.01.47.41.59.81.6
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan4.80.54.20.53.70.55.10.97.81.1
  Large central metro5.91.04.91.1DSUDSU6.41.68.71.7
  Large fringe metro3.90.64.00.73.60.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro4.91.13.51.0DSUDSUDSUDSU12.83.4
  Small metro4.71.35.01.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan3.61.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish4.20.44.10.43.70.54.60.85.91.2
Other8.21.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU9.51.6
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good4.50.43.90.43.60.53.70.87.21.0
Fair/poor9.52.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes6.90.96.10.95.41.06.31.512.62.5
No3.60.43.10.52.90.53.71.05.61.1
U.S. bornYes4.40.44.00.43.60.54.70.87.21.0
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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

c 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: 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 T9_1_4_10-2b: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/9_facilitators_barriers/T9_1_4_10-2b.html