Families Having Difficulties or Delays in

Obtaining Needed Healthcare

Families Having Difficulties or Delays in Obtaining Needed Healthcare

Year US Rate
1999 11%
2000 11%
2001 12%
2002 21%
2003 20%
2004 20%
2005 21%
2006 20%
Demographic Group: United States families
Data Source: Healthy People CDC Wonder Data2010
http://wonder.cdc.gov/data2010/obj.htm
Numerator: Number of families that reported at least one family member had difficulty or delay in obtaining health care or did not receive needed care.
Denominator: Number of families surveyed that did or did not report at least one family member had difficulty or delay in obtaining health care or did not receive needed care.
Unit: percentage
Notes: State level data is not available.
Change Log: 3/26/2009
  • Source citing was removed from the chart image and placed in the footnotes.

5/28/2009

  • A footer table was created consisting of demographic group, source citing, numerator, denominator, notes, and change log information.
  • Data for the years 2003-2006 were added to the chart and table.