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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 128a
Home health care patients who get better at going to and from the toilet, 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   61.1 0.1 62.3 0.1 57.7 0.2 60.6 0.3 57.6 1.2 62.3 0.7 62.8 1.6
Age 0-64 58.3 0.2 57.9 0.2 60.0 0.3 60.1 1.4 51.3 3.3 58.8 1.7 55.9 4.0
65-74 68.8 0.1 70.7 0.1 63.7 0.3 66.8 0.6 61.5 2.1 69.6 1.4 66.8 3.2
75-84 63.2 0.1 64.7 0.1 57.1 0.3 61.6 0.5 59.6 1.9 63.6 1.3 65.6 2.7
85 and over 53.7 0.1 55.0 0.1 48.4 0.4 51.2 0.7 51.7 2.7 55.5 1.6 59.7 3.3
Gender Male 60.4 0.1 61.4 0.1 57.9 0.3 60.2 0.6 57.4 1.9 60.9 1.3 60.2 2.7
Female 61.5 0.1 62.7 0.1 57.6 0.2 60.9 0.4 57.7 1.5 63.0 0.9 64.2 2.0

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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