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Table T2_6_1_1-1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_6_1_1.1
Women who completed a pregnancy in the last 12 months who received early and adequate prenatal care,a United States, 2009
Population group PercentSE
Total 71.70.0
Mother's ageUnder 1543.40.9
35 and over78.20.1
EthnicityHispanic, all races 66.90.1
Non-Hispanic, all races73.70.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black62.70.1
  Non-Hispanic, White76.40.0
Geographic locationbMetropolitan71.80.0
Noncore (nonmetro)71.70.1
Mother's educationLess than high school59.70.1
High school graduate69.20.1
At least some college74.40.1
Associates degree79.30.1
College degree81.70.1
Advanced degree82.80.1
Mother's marital statusMarried77.00.0
Born in U.S.Yes73.00.0

a Excludes data for Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin, which used the 1989 Revision to Birth Certificate rather than the 2003 version.

b For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Natality.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_6_1_1-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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