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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 107
Long-stay nursing home residents who have moderate to severe pain, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2003a
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic (all races)
White Black AI/AN API
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                           
Total   8.9 0.03 9.3 0.03 7.0 0.06 11.2 0.42 4.6 0.17 6.7 0.12
                           
Ageb 0-64 11.4 0.08 12.5 0.10 9.3 0.15 14.3 0.94 5.2 0.45 8.4 0.28
65-74 10.5 0.08 11.7 0.10 7.1 0.15 11.8 0.99 5.4 0.47 7.3 0.29
75-84 9.0 0.05 9.6 0.05 6.2 0.11 10.8 0.76 4.4 0.29 6.3 0.21
85 and over 7.6 0.04 7.8 0.04 6.0 0.11 8.6 0.70 4.2 0.26 5.4 0.20
                           
Genderb Female 9.3 0.03 9.7 0.03 7.3 0.08 11.9 0.56 4.6 0.21 7.1 0.16
Male 7.8 0.04 8.2 0.05 6.5 0.10 10.3 0.63 4.5 0.28 6.1 0.17
                           

a The data reflect care for period 7/1/03 to 9/30/03. Excluded records with unknown race.

b Excluded records with unknown age and gender.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

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