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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 6_4_7.2a
Children ages 3-6 who ever had their vision checked by a health provider, by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 63.91.763.52.068.52.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age3-558.82.058.42.462.83.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
679.22.378.22.888.73.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale62.52.162.12.669.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female65.42.365.12.867.44.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor63.63.062.53.964.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low61.42.960.33.369.85.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle64.03.164.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High66.53.366.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insuranceAny private63.02.263.42.666.83.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only66.92.465.52.969.63.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationbMetropolitan64.31.763.52.269.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro64.32.762.93.471.04.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro67.93.168.03.569.57.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro60.53.859.04.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro62.94.462.85.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan61.74.563.94.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan67.64.370.24.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore49.88.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.21.964.82.468.52.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other58.92.958.73.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good63.71.763.42.168.62.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poorDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
CSHCNcYes72.73.575.84.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No62.41.761.72.167.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes64.21.763.92.068.42.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
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 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

c. CSHCN: Children with special health care needs. For details, refer to the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey documentation for the 2008 Full Year Consolidated Data File at http://www.meps.ahrq.gov/mepsweb/data_stats/download_data_files_detail.jsp?cboPufNumber=HC-121.

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.

 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: T6_4_7_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_4_7_2a.html

 

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