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Table 75a: Postoperative hip fractures per 1,000 surgical discharges age 18 years and over, by race/ethnicity, selected States, 2000

      Non-Hispanic    
  Total White African American API Hispanic (of any race)
Population group Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
                     
Total, 16 Statesb 0.760 0.015 0.832 0.019 0.526 0.041 0.585 0.094 0.621 0.033
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
    18-44 0.105 0.024 0.096 0.031 0.073 0.061 0.211 0.125 0.136 0.052
    45-64 0.146 0.030 0.212 0.033 0.000 0.102 0.078 0.206 0.047 0.100
    65 and over 1.684 0.029 1.832 0.031 0.908 0.127 1.310 0.256 0.997 0.119
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
    65-69 0.505 0.056 0.568 0.061 0.130 0.226 0.460 0.443 0.493 0.201
    70-74 0.784 0.055 0.826 0.059 0.532 0.246 0.308 0.468 0.507 0.214
    75-79 1.335 0.059 1.428 0.063 0.922 0.276 1.222 0.505 0.678 0.257
    80-84 2.577 0.078 2.708 0.083 1.675 0.366 1.691 0.793 1.810 0.370
    85 and over 5.900 0.105 6.403 0.113 2.706 0.419 6.351 1.041 3.734 0.482
                     
Gender                    
    Male 0.752 0.025 0.785 0.028 0.656 0.085 0.442 0.203 0.652 0.076
    Female 1.000 0.016 1.149 0.020 0.667 0.041 0.795 0.087 0.700 0.032
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
    Less than $25,000 0.704 0.062 0.819 0.100 0.594 0.129 0.521 0.764 0.579 0.106
    $25,000-$34,999 0.762 0.032 0.868 0.041 0.489 0.079 0.749 0.346 0.576 0.068
    $35,000-$44,999 0.806 0.030 0.903 0.039 0.576 0.080 0.437 0.239 0.589 0.063
    $45,000 or more 0.742 0.021 0.784 0.025 0.492 0.067 0.608 0.105 0.695 0.052
                     
Residence location                    
    MSA 0.747 0.016 0.821 0.021 0.526 0.044 0.576 0.095 0.638 0.034
    Non-MSA 0.832 0.037 0.883 0.042 0.522 0.125 1.070 0.633 0.422 0.140

aRates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, comorbidities, and DRG clusters.

bThe 16 States are: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error; MSA: Metropolitan Statistical Area

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

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project State Inpatient Databases, 16-State database.

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