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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 27a: Hospitalizations for congestive heart failure per 1,000 populationa, by race, United States, 2001

  Total AI/AN Asian NHOPI Black or African American White
Population group Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
                         
Total 3.5 0.1 * * * * * * 5.0 0.3 2.6 0.1
                         
Age (not age adjusted)                        
    45-64 3.1 0.2 * * * * * * 7.6 0.7 1.9 0.2
    65-74 11.9 0.7 * * * * * * 17.3 2.2 8.8 0.7
    75-84 26.1 1.4 * * * * * * 28.1 3.1 20.1 1.6
    85 and over 49.5 3.7 * * * * * * 38.5 7.0 39.7 4.3
                         
Gender                        
    Female 3.3 0.1 * * * * * * 5.0 0.3 2.4 0.2
    Male 3.8 0.1 * * * * * * 4.8 0.4 2.8 0.2
                         

aRates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other 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: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey.

 

 

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