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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 176a: Outpatient visits per 100 population, by race, United States, 2000-2001

  Total White Black API AI/AN
Population group Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
                     
Total 337.6 10.7 357.3 12.3 250.3 14.0 310.2 49.3 86.8 16.2
                     
Age                    
    0-17 258.6 11.1 278.6 13.1 177.0 16.7 282.0 37.0 56.4 14.1
    18-44 248.1 10.3 263.3 11.5 192.1 12.7 209.9 35.2 67.7 16.0
    45-64 399.8 13.7 409.4 15.0 370.8 24.2 353.8 82.3 141.7 40.0
    65 and over 687.5 25.5 696.3 27.3 567.3 41.8 898.7 176.4 229.4 67.4
                     
Gender                    
    Female 390.3 13.0 415.4 14.9 290.7 16.5 333.9 51.1 80.5 18.1
    Male 282.2 9.0 297.3 10.2 203.7 12.8 284.7 49.4 93.2 19.3
                     

aYear 2000 rates use US Census Bureau monthly postcensal estimates of the civilian noninstitutional population as July 1, 2000 and are available at the Census Bureau Internet site: http://www.census.gov/. Figures have been adjusted for net underenumeration using the 1990 National Population Adjustment Matrix. Year 2001 rates use U.S. Bureau of the Census estimates of the civilian noninstitutionalized population as of July 1, 2001 and are based on data from Census 2000.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: Standard error

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey and National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

 

 

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