Opinions on care quality in non-profit and for-profit US hospitals 2017 by ethnicity

Treatment quality in for-profit vs. non-profit hospitals according to U.S. adults as of 2017, by ethnicity

Opinions on care quality in non-profit and for-profit US hospitals 2017 by ethnicity This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in March 2017, by age. U.S. adults were asked if they think that treatment in a for-profit hospital is better than in a non-profit hospital. According to the results, 30 percent of White or Caucasian respondents believe that there is no difference in quality of treatment, compared to 17 percent of Black or African American respondents.
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Treatment quality in for-profit vs. non-profit hospitals according to U.S. adults as of 2017, by ethnicity

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Asian Black or African American Hispanic American or Latino White/Caucasian Would rather not say Other
Much better in for-profit hospitals11%12%15%8%0%11%
A bit better in for-profit hospitals26%12%15%13%0%21%
No difference in quality of treatment23%17%29%30%25%18%
A bit better in non-profit hospitals5%10%11%6%13%4%
Much better in non-profit hospitals5%5%2%4%0%7%
Don't know30%45%29%39%63%39%
Asian Black or African American Hispanic American or Latino White/Caucasian Would rather not say Other
Much better in for-profit hospitals11%12%15%8%0%11%
A bit better in for-profit hospitals26%12%15%13%0%21%
No difference in quality of treatment23%17%29%30%25%18%
A bit better in non-profit hospitals5%10%11%6%13%4%
Much better in non-profit hospitals5%5%2%4%0%7%
Don't know30%45%29%39%63%39%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in March 2017, by age. U.S. adults were asked if they think that treatment in a for-profit hospital is better than in a non-profit hospital. According to the results, 30 percent of White or Caucasian respondents believe that there is no difference in quality of treatment, compared to 17 percent of Black or African American respondents.
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