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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Children age 0–17 who had their height and weight measured by a doctor or other health provider.

Measure Source

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends (CFACT), Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS).

Tables

76 Children age 0–17 who ever received both weight and height measurements, United States, 2002, by

  • Race
  • Ethnicity
  • Family income

Data Source

AHRQ, MEPS.

Denominator

Children age 0–17, excluding non-respondents to the questions of whether height or weight was measured by a doctor or other healthcare provider.

Numerator

Children age 0–17 who ever had their height and weight measured by a doctor or other health provider.

 

 

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