Table T9_1_4_8-2a

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 9_1_4_8.2a
Children who needed to see a specialist in the last 12 months who sometimes or never found it easy to see a specialist, by race, United States, 2009
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 14.71.214.61.414.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age0–514.42.314.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
6–1714.81.314.61.515.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale14.41.614.41.815.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female14.91.714.92.013.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor25.53.729.24.718.64.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low12.02.110.82.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle12.51.912.82.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High13.11.812.72.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurancePrivate11.81.211.91.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Any public21.62.622.73.319.53.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan14.21.314.01.514.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro16.22.315.82.915.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro14.92.215.32.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro11.02.19.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro15.04.016.24.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan17.14.218.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  MicropolitanDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish14.21.314.01.514.22.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other19.02.821.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good14.31.214.11.414.73.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor20.14.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes16.82.116.82.316.54.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No12.61.412.61.612.13.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes14.71.314.61.514.82.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NoDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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: 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 T9_1_4_8-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/9_facilitators_barriers/T9_1_4_8-2a.html