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Table 6_4_5-1

2010 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_5.1
Children ages 2-17 for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about the amount and kind of exercise, sports, or physically active hobbies they should have, United States, 2002-2007
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
RaceWhite, single race36.
Black, single race35.
Asian, single race32.43.728.
Multiple races36.34.636.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races36.
  Non-Hispanic, White36.81.433.21.332.
  Non-Hispanic, Black34.
Hispanic, all races36.01.637.81.934.31.634.21.732.51.630.41.4
Family incomeaNegative/poor35.
Near poor/low33.21.833.61.832.41.728.91.524.51.526.71.3
Health insuranceAny private37.41.335.31.332.
Public only35.21.534.51.431.61.430.21.329.21.328.11.2
Location of residencebMetropolitan38.
  Large central metro40.51.739.11.534.
  Large fringe metro42.
  Medium metro34.
  Small metro28.22.934.22.828.62.624.52.518.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish36.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good35.
Children with special health care needsbYes43.71.841.31.641.11.739.11.736.71.639.61.6
U.S. bornYes36.41.0DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC29.70.930.10.8

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 MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DNC - Data have not been collected.

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: Table 6_4_5-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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