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T17_3_2_2b

2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 17_3_2.2b
Adults who received outpatient mental health treatment or counseling in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 6.30.26.70.27.30.24.20.53.80.4
Age18-447.10.27.80.39.00.34.70.63.70.4
45-646.70.46.90.47.60.53.10.64.31.1
65 and over3.40.53.40.53.20.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale4.30.24.60.34.90.33.30.53.10.6
Female8.20.38.70.39.60.45.00.84.70.6
EducationLess than high school5.00.56.00.65.80.66.61.93.00.6
High school graduate5.20.35.50.45.90.43.10.63.50.7
At least some college7.30.37.60.38.40.34.10.65.00.9
County typebMetropolitan6.50.26.90.27.70.34.20.53.90.5
  Large central metro6.30.47.00.48.40.64.50.74.00.7
  Large fringe metro6.30.46.70.47.50.53.60.7DSUDSU
  Medium metro6.70.46.90.57.50.52.90.75.31.0
  Small metro6.80.77.20.77.00.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan5.70.35.90.46.10.44.31.2DSUDSU
  Micropolitan5.90.46.20.56.40.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore5.30.55.40.65.50.6DSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Outpatient mental health treatment or counseling is defined as having received outpatient care for problems with emotions, nerves, or mental health. Respondents who received treatment for drug or alcohol use or with missing treatment or counseling information are excluded.

b. Specification of metropolitan and nonmetropolitan subgroups changed in 2009; results should not be compared to those of previous years. For information on the urban-rural classification scheme, refer to http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/urban_rural.htm#documentation for details.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey on Drug Use and Health.

 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T17_3_2_2b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/17_utilization/T17_3_2_2b.html

 

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