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Table 6_4_8-1

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_8.1
Children for whom a health provider gave advice within the past 2 years about how smoking in the house can be bad for a child , United States, 2002-2007
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
RaceWhite, single race40.
Black, single race50.
Asian, single race33.24.832.34.431.34.338.
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSU46.39.3DSUDSUDSUDSU34.96.6
Multiple races45.
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races41.
  Non-Hispanic, White40.01.437.
  Non-Hispanic, Black50.
Hispanic, all races43.91.846.61.844.91.845.71.646.11.542.01.9
Family incomeaNegative/poor54.
Near poor/low45.11.946.21.743.71.843.51.741.91.645.61.6
Health insuranceAny private38.51.336.
Public only52.91.650.81.550.71.552.11.451.21.550.41.5
Location of residencebMetropolitan42.
  Large central metro45.11.842.11.541.91.842.41.639.91.539.31.5
  Large fringe metro41.
  Medium metro44.02.738.
  Small metro36.93.546.82.941.33.636.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good42.
Children with special health care needsbYes44.91.843.01.542.21.842.21.742.91.742.51.6

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_8-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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