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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 30a: Deaths per 1000 admissions with coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), age 40 and older (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), by race/ethnicity, 2001

      Non-Hispanic    
  Total White Black API Hispanic (of any race)
Population group Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
                     
Total 33.768 0.675 33.436 0.737 34.298 2.831 39.056 5.051 38.350 3.134
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
    40-44 23.491 4.632 21.233 5.262 * * * * * *
    45-64 28.466 1.081 28.499 1.206 25.060 3.991 26.347 7.835 33.765 4.480
    65 and over 37.717 0.879 37.409 0.945 40.354 4.195 47.995 6.688 38.772 4.490
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
    65-69 30.499 1.675 30.075 1.825 36.571 7.160 * * * *
    70-74 36.907 1.609 35.784 1.737 48.748 7.422 47.038 12.166 48.229 7.673
    75-79 37.426 1.723 37.259 1.838 * * 67.005 12.972 44.098 9.254
    80-84 48.119 2.431 48.780 2.563 * * * * 47.419 17.123
    85 and over 64.586 4.674 63.281 4.948 * * * * * *
                     
Gender                    
    Male 30.400 0.807 30.022 0.876 33.262 3.789 30.521 6.006 36.699 3.753
    Female 41.611 1.229 41.518 1.359 38.398 4.257 59.133 9.329 41.770 5.694
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
    Less than $25,000 37.090 2.908 34.557 3.501 33.772 6.750 * * 63.701 9.949
    $25,000-$34,999 34.762 1.412 34.836 1.533 36.485 5.314 * * 34.549 6.355
    $35,000-$44,999 34.936 1.353 35.194 1.470 28.157 5.547 46.741 12.711 40.631 5.981
    $45,000 or more 32.293 0.985 31.734 1.070 38.066 5.350 38.806 5.783 32.500 5.064
                     
Residence location                    
    Metropolitan 33.682 0.747 33.376 0.826 33.307 2.967 38.640 5.070 37.392 3.194
    Micropolitan 38.595 2.158 38.014 2.232 55.953 13.321 * * * *
    Non-Core 29.035 2.298 28.695 2.368 * * * * * *
                     
Location of inpatient treatment                    
    Northeast 31.906 1.537 31.535 1.636 25.599 7.215 * * 42.574 8.573
    Midwest 35.096 1.267 34.478 1.325 41.323 5.131 * * 34.837 15.239
    South 34.695 1.140 34.905 1.261 35.492 4.184 13.204 12.753 37.635 4.782
    West 31.855 1.615 30.503 1.913 * * 43.271 5.954 38.017 4.984
                     
Expected payment source                    
    Private insurance 31.931 1.111 32.400 1.212 29.231 4.788 28.220 8.375 34.801 5.491
    Medicare 34.440 0.915 33.939 0.977 38.707 4.054 40.860 8.122 39.391 4.931
    Medicaid 37.572 3.302 32.293 4.476 32.044 9.116 56.138 12.290 41.765 8.185
    Other insurance 38.320 4.721 39.033 5.700 * * * * * *
    Uninsured/self pay/no charge 36.297 4.290 35.388 5.299 * * * * * *
                     

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and APR-DRG risk of mortality score. When reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender and APR-DRG risk of mortality score; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age and APR-DRG risk of mortality score.

* 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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