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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 17a: Admissions for diabetes with long-term complicationsa (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 years and older, by race/ethnicity, 2001

      Non-Hispanic    
  Total White Black API Hispanic (of any race)
Population group Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE
                     
Total 119.414 2.879 90.380 2.324 316.193 18.953 84.107 10.842 190.629 16.389
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
    18-44 34.555 1.241 27.016 1.052 80.618 5.055 8.489 1.579 32.051 3.755
    45-64 153.512 4.480 112.223 3.105 407.753 24.761 64.969 9.079 227.610 22.960
    65 and over 335.739 7.845 265.455 7.469 861.377 55.896 322.456 43.195 597.863 49.017
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
    65-69 276.635 7.474 204.451 6.724 740.011 44.864 177.021 28.912 511.959 45.100
    70-74 320.350 8.730 243.171 8.059 860.246 64.355 306.402 47.035 599.994 52.851
    75-79 378.387 10.534 306.282 9.830 945.721 70.068 391.286 62.956 669.785 62.748
    80-84 414.272 12.635 343.717 12.472 1040.896 87.286 586.250 96.620 733.567 73.857
    85 and over 364.515 11.871 308.220 12.100 878.035 77.371 544.797 90.399 592.592 71.417
                     
Gender                    
    Male 136.474 3.399 109.016 2.976 332.906 20.310 92.767 12.682 199.485 17.256
    Female 105.820 2.637 75.886 1.996 299.714 18.378 76.747 10.401 180.946 15.871
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
    Less than $25,000 221.097 21.124 122.893 8.982 409.671 59.151 95.083 28.108 258.714 46.153
    $25,000-$34,999 151.972 6.168 109.086 4.624 366.428 26.851 83.687 13.125 235.069 28.229
    $35,000-$44,999 118.307 4.718 93.385 4.018 292.081 21.343 85.005 16.940 168.248 20.119
    $45,000 or more 95.369 3.870 80.228 3.498 252.249 19.475 83.961 13.412 161.748 16.239
                     
Residence location                    
    Metropolitan 119.834 3.477 88.296 2.767 313.789 21.276 78.914 10.585 189.248 17.281
    Micropolitan 115.716 7.224 97.587 6.453 309.619 37.880 * * 206.192 43.113
    Non-Core 122.933 6.283 100.742 5.537 392.736 40.038 * * 218.956 46.846
                     
Location of inpatient treatment                    
    Northeast 133.153 6.901 109.191 7.000 365.005 52.983 * * 164.816 36.993
    Midwest 110.115 5.894 89.786 4.143 364.140 67.408 51.824 11.476 71.369 13.971
    South 125.328 4.113 91.649 3.454 280.535 17.337 * * 181.600 24.150
    West 106.521 7.168 68.044 4.462 347.522 57.445 108.661 16.911 231.540 30.896
                     

a Renal, eye, neurological, circulatory, or other unspecified complications.

b Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender only; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age only.

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error.

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, disparities analysis file, 2001. This file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 22 states: AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.

 

 

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