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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2003

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Table 12a: Race - Hemodialysis patients with urea reduction ratio 65 percent or higher, by race, United States, 2001

  Total White Black or African American Asian AI/AN Multiple race
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                         
Total 84.0 0.4 86.0 0.5 82.0 0.7 92.0 1.8 87.0 2.7 86.0 2.3
                         
Age                        
18-44 79.0 1.1 83.0 1.5 75.0 1.6 90.0 5.3 78.0 7.4 85.0 5.6
45-64 81.0 0.7 82.0 1.0 80.0 1.1 95.0 2.3 86.0 3.9 85.0 3.6
65 and over 89.0 0.5 89.0 0.6 89.0 1.0 91.0 2.6 93.0 3.5 88.0 3.5
                         
Gender                        
Female 90.0 0.5 91.0 0.6 89.0 0.8 99.0 0.9 92.0 2.8 90.0 3.0
Male 79.0 0.6 81.0 0.8 75.0 1.1 85.0 3.4 80.0 4.8 83.0 3.4

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

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, End-Stage Renal Disease Clinical Performance Measures Project.

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