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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 31a: Deaths per 1000 adult admissions age 40 and older with percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasties (PTCA) (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 14.775 0.307 14.438 0.33584 17.503 1.18223 13.789 2.46961 18.451 1.41582
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
    40-44 8.011 1.547 7.757 1.763 * * * * * *
    45-64 10.857 0.465 10.476 0.518 11.239 1.615 * * 16.576 2.026
    65 and over 18.667 0.423 18.395 0.455 23.975 1.858 16.321 3.589 21.123 2.087
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
    65-69 14.091 0.816 13.022 0.895 20.529 3.146 * * 19.581 3.711
    70-74 16.771 0.803 16.853 0.866 20.829 3.576 * * 18.021 3.887
    75-79 17.954 0.858 17.674 0.917 24.754 4.039 * * 23.220 4.250
    80-84 25.011 1.098 24.465 1.165 40.153 5.435 * * * *
    85 and over 34.204 1.678 34.645 1.776 * * * * 45.737 10.011
                     
Gender                    
    Male 13.556 0.379 13.333 0.412 16.396 1.604 12.874 3.013 15.454 1.775
    Female 17.155 0.522 16.643 0.578 19.658 1.749 14.934 4.311 23.636 2.347
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
    Less than $25,000 17.274 1.280 16.699 1.585 20.584 2.807 * * 18.810 4.128
    $25,000-$34,999 15.073 0.648 14.823 0.708 17.553 2.308 * * 14.514 2.851
    $35,000-$44,999 14.703 0.620 14.350 0.677 16.827 2.274 * * 19.674 2.841
    $45,000 or more 14.369 0.446 14.097 0.483 16.218 2.196 17.210 2.816 20.060 2.274
                     
Residence location                    
    Metropolitan 14.769 0.338 14.350 0.374 17.952 1.231 13.898 2.491 18.452 1.454
    Micropolitan 15.474 1.025 15.426 1.067 * * * * * *
    Non-Core 14.085 1.052 14.155 1.085 * * * * * *
                     
Location of inpatient treatment                    
    Northeast 13.941 0.704 14.276 0.761 11.010 3.048 * * 13.407 3.496
    Midwest 14.689 0.557 14.441 0.586 17.947 2.024 * * 23.629 6.879
    South 15.371 0.532 14.937 0.592 20.007 1.808 * * 16.441 2.241
    West 14.678 0.733 13.561 0.851 14.300 4.128 14.434 3.012 22.323 2.251
                     
Expected payment source                    
    Private insurance 14.010 0.487 13.839 0.530 15.099 1.915 17.413 3.799 15.698 2.508
    Medicare 15.490 0.431 15.071 0.463 20.333 1.771 * * 20.403 2.197
    Medicaid 14.720 1.482 14.697 1.985 15.970 3.835 * * 19.462 3.795
    Other insurance 11.233 2.041 8.943 2.382 18.953 6.708 * * * *
    Uninsured/self pay/no charge 15.556 1.738 14.812 2.108 * * * * * *
                     

aRates 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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