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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 127a
Home health care patients who get better at walking or moving around, by racea, United States, 2003
Population group Total Single race Multiple races
White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   35.1 0.0 35.0 0.0 33.6 0.1 39.4 0.3 40.3 0.9 36.3 0.5 36.0 1.0
Age 0-64 37.4 0.1 37.3 0.1 36.7 0.2 44.4 1.0 42.3 2.2 35.6 1.0 38.0 2.4
65-74 38.8 0.1 39.2 0.1 35.1 0.2 41.6 0.5 42.5 1.6 40.7 0.9 36.5 2.0
75-84 35.4 0.1 35.5 0.1 32.2 0.2 38.3 0.4 41.1 1.4 35.2 0.8 35.9 1.7
85 and over 30.1 0.1 29.9 0.1 29.1 0.2 36.6 0.6 33.1 2.0 32.5 1.1 33.3 2.2
Gender Male 37.6 0.1 37.7 0.1 35.5 0.2 40.2 0.4 40.7 1.4 38.6 0.8 37.3 1.8
Female 33.8 0.0 33.6 0.1 32.8 0.1 38.9 0.4 40.0 1.1 35.0 0.6 35.3 1.2

a Excluded records with missing values.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; SE: Standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

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