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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 32a: Deaths per 1000 admissions with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair (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 105.802 3.225 105.884 3.372 102.463 16.677 * * 117.373 22.444
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting any age                    
    0-17 * * * * * * * * * *
    18-44 * * * * * * * * * *
    45-64 93.092 7.576 91.209 8.001 * * * * * *
    65 and over 108.823 3.561 109.346 3.715 101.128 19.338 * * 121.571 25.058
                     
Age groups for conditions affecting primarily elderly                    
    65-69 86.966 7.701 85.570 8.063 * * * * * *
    70-74 97.151 6.627 98.537 6.896 * * * * * *
    75-79 100.328 6.712 101.173 7.010 * * * * * *
    80-84 136.701 8.998 137.710 9.302 * * * * * *
    85 and over 211.530 14.623 214.235 15.537 * * * * * *
                     
Gender                    
    Male 104.502 3.681 104.539 3.840 97.061 20.753 * * 98.826 25.315
    Female 110.356 6.650 110.357 7.011 119.310 27.913 * * * *
                     
Median income of patient ZIP Code                    
    Less than $25,000 86.540 15.312 87.939 17.313 * * * * * *
    $25,000-$34,999 113.132 6.853 111.320 7.214 165.908 30.180 * * * *
    $35,000-$44,999 101.617 6.302 99.422 6.575 * * * * * *
    $45,000 or more 106.500 4.690 108.348 4.863 * * * * * *
                     
Residence location                    
    Metropolitan 107.006 3.580 107.764 3.757 92.668 17.678 * * 116.365 23.358
    Micropolitan 100.676 10.281 96.464 10.618 * * * * * *
    Non-Core 100.403 10.720 99.645 11.012 * * * * * *
                     
Location of inpatient treatment                    
    Northeast 115.876 6.870 117.641 7.094 * * * * * *
    Midwest 109.788 6.078 107.453 6.237 * * * * * *
    South 101.003 5.523 101.251 5.820 88.285 25.372 * * * *
    West 94.774 8.101 94.738 8.793 * * * * * *
                     
Expected payment source                    
    Private insurance 111.229 6.981 112.138 7.305 * * * * * *
    Medicare 102.686 3.730 103.135 3.885 102.214 19.415 * * 121.311 27.914
    Medicaid 127.760 26.785 * * * * * * * *
    Other insurance 172.782 29.992 * * * * * * * *
    Uninsured/self pay/no charge 110.680 27.664 * * * * * * * *
                     

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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