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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 231A_c: Income - Children whose parents report that their child's providers always spend enough time with them, by family income a, United States, 2001

  Total Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                     
Total 67.7 1.1 64.9 2.3 63.3 2.0 65.5 1.7 73.6 1.5
                     
Age                    
    0 - 5 67.8 1.4 62.4 2.9 62.6 2.7 64.9 2.5 77.5 2.3
    6 - 17 67.6 1.3 67.0 2.7 63.8 2.5 65.8 1.9 71.5 2.0
                     
Gender                    
    Male 67.5 1.1 64.7 2.8 61.6 2.3 64.7 2.2 74.7 1.8
    Female 67.9 1.4 65.1 3.0 65.1 2.6 66.4 1.8 72.4 2.0
                     
Race                    
    White 67.3 1.1 63.3 2.6 61.6 2.4 64.2 1.8 74.4 1.7
    Black 70.6 2.9 68.4 4.2 70.1 4.5 71.5 4.0 74.1 5.1
    Asian or Pacific Islander 66.8 3.9 * * * * * * * *
    American Indian or Alaska Native * * * * * * * * * *
                     
Ethnicity                    
    Non-Hispanic 68.6 1.2 65.4 2.8 63.7 2.4 66.1 1.8 74.2 1.5
      White 68.2 1.2 62.8 3.7 60.8 3.2 64.7 2.0 75.0 1.6
      Black 70.9 3.0 68.7 4.4 70.6 4.6 71.8 4.0 73.9 5.2
    Hispanic 62.7 1.9 63.7 3.2 62.3 2.9 61.6 3.4 63.9 6.6
                     
Insurance coverage                    
    Any private 68.8 1.1 64.3 4.7 62.6 2.7 66.2 1.8 73.5 1.6
    Public only 64.1 1.9 66.1 2.3 63.2 2.9 59.4 4.7 * *
    Uninsured 68.0 3.2 * * 68.5 5.4 67.9 5.5 * *
                     
Residence locationb                    
    Metropolitan-large 67.1 1.6 64.0 3.4 60.4 3.1 65.3 2.6 72.6 2.1
    Metropolitan-small 66.8 1.9 63.2 3.6 64.1 3.7 62.0 2.9 76.2 3.1
    Micropolitan 72.2 2.4 67.9 6.9 69.8 4.2 72.9 3.8 76.4 4.0
    Noncore 69.4 2.8 73.4 6.5 * * 69.8 5.3 * *
                     
CSHCNc                    
    Yes 64.7 1.6 64.7 3.1 60.8 3.2 59.8 3.1 71.6 2.4
    No 68.7 1.2 65.1 2.7 64.0 2.2 67.5 1.7 74.1 1.8
                     

aNegative or poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over 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.

bSee MEPS entry in the Data Sources Appendix (Appendix A) for more information.

cPopulation is different from other categories. The variable is defined according to age at interview rounds, not the end of the year. Children with missing values are excluded.

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

Key: CSHCN: Children with special health care needs; SE: Standard error.

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

 

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