Table T9_2_1_6-2

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_2_1_6.2
Physician office and hospital outpatient visits per 100 population,a by race,b United States, 2007–2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 361.211.4370.015.3359.525.2314.046.5815.9198.1251.338.492.614.8
Age0–17279.013.9287.118.4279.832.6315.955.4450.9109.3173.449.156.711.2
18–44256.78.9258.611.8274.121.4230.837.1DSUDSU187.030.176.616.2
45–64406.913.8408.218.3444.534.4332.370.8949.8262.6338.866.3159.037.3
65 and over744.430.7742.939.1814.385.2650.3128.7DSUDSU674.4153.7DSUDSU
GenderMale299.710.0430.418.2294.520.5258.041.1DSUDSU199.837.473.212.8
Female420.213.5308.213.4415.931.3366.455.61,112.7294.8301.948.6111.220.2

a For consistency with previous years, visits to midlevel providers at community health centers were excluded. Population used for rate calculation is U.S. Census Bureau estimated civilian noninstitutional population on July 1, 2007, and July 1, 2008.

b Race data were missing for 35.7% in table, and the reader is advised to interpret these data with caution. Missing data were imputed, and standard errors were inflated as described in "2007 NAMCS Microdata File Documentation," ftp://ftp.cdc.gov/pub/Health_Statistics/NCHS/Dataset_Documentation/NAMCS/doc07.pdf.

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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T9_2_1_6-2: 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_2_1_6-2.html