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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006

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Table 49
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with coronary artery bypass graft (CABG), age 40 and older (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), by race/ethnicity, United States, 2003
        Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
    Total White Black API
Population group Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
Total 28.9 0.5 28.5 0.5 30.4 2.1 38.9 3.5 28.7 1.8
Age 40-44 20.7 3.3 19.8 3.9 35.4 10.5 * * * *
45-64 24.2 0.8 23.4 0.9 27.1 2.9 34.6 5.5 26.1 2.7
65 and over 32.7 0.7 32.7 0.7 28.1 3.1 42.3 4.7 29.8 2.5
Age 65-69 28.1 1.2 27.8 1.4 21.5 5.2 * * 35.0 4.4
70-74 25.4 1.2 26.1 1.3 25.5 5.8 * * * *
75-79 34.3 1.3 33.9 1.4 28.6 6.8 56.6 9.7 36.7 5.3
80-84 45.3 1.7 44.1 1.8 47.9 10.1 93.8 13.0 37.6 7.9
85 and over 63.2 3.4 62.5 3.6 78.9 21.2 * * 56.2 16.2
Gender Male 26.1 0.6 25.7 0.6 28.1 2.8 38.2 4.1 25.1 2.2
Female 35.5 0.9 34.9 1.0 35.8 3.2 39.6 6.7 36.6 3.3
Median income of patient's ZIP Code Less than $25,000 25.4 3.1 28.9 4.8 23.7 5.8 * * 23.9 6.4
$25,000-$34,999 30.6 1.1 30.5 1.3 29.9 3.8 * * 31.7 3.2
$35,000-$44,999 30.0 0.9 29.4 1.0 33.2 3.8 49.7 6.9 29.2 3.7
$45,000 or more 27.8 0.7 27.3 0.8 31.2 4.0 38.5 4.4 26.6 3.2
Location of patient residence Metropolitan-large 27.8 0.7 27.0 0.8 30.8 2.5 30.8 4.3 29.3 2.3
Metropolitan-small 29.1 0.9 28.5 1.0 30.5 4.3 61.7 6.9 27.4 3.5
Micropolitan 30.9 1.5 30.8 1.6 * * * * 29.4 8.0
Noncore 32.9 1.7 33.0 1.8 36.0 9.5 * * * *
Expected payment source Private insurance 27.4 0.8 27.5 0.9 24.7 3.7 33.4 6.0 27.3 3.5
Medicare 29.8 0.7 29.3 0.7 32.7 3.0 43.1 5.2 28.8 2.6
Medicaid 28.0 2.3 24.9 3.1 33.4 6.6 35.1 9.7 29.9 5.3
Other insurance 30.2 3.4 29.0 4.0 * * * * * *
Uninsured/self pay/no charge 31.6 2.8 29.1 3.5 40.2 9.0 * * 32.6 7.3
Region of inpatient treatment Northeast 27.6 1.1 26.5 1.2 35.4 5.4 51.3 11.7 27.5 5.4
Midwest 25.6 1.1 25.9 1.1 21.4 4.8 * * * *
South 32.0 0.7 32.1 0.8 33.2 2.7 35.6 9.3 28.0 2.5
West 27.9 1.3 26.0 1.5 29.3 7.1 39.5 4.1 30.5 3.3
Ownership/control of hospital Private, not-for-profit 28.2 0.6 27.8 0.6 28.2 2.4 40.2 4.0 28.9 2.3
Private, for-profit 33.0 1.4 34.5 1.6 29.3 5.6 * * 26.8 3.6
Public 30.4 1.7 27.4 2.0 47.0 6.1 39.5 11.3 32.2 5.5
Teaching status of hospital Teaching 28.9 0.8 27.8 0.9 30.3 2.9 45.9 4.8 31.2 3.1
Non-teaching 29.0 0.6 29.0 0.7 30.5 3.0 30.1 5.2 27.3 2.3
Location of hospital Metropolitan-large 28.4 0.6 27.8 0.7 29.7 2.5 31.5 4.2 30.0 2.2
Metropolitan-small 29.5 0.8 29.1 0.9 31.1 3.9 57.8 6.6 25.9 3.3
Micropolitan 31.9 2.9 31.2 3.0 * * * * * *
Noncore 39.3 9.6 39.3 9.7 * * -- -- -- --
Bed size of hospital Less than 100 27.3 4.0 25.9 4.4 * * * * * *
100-299 30.0 0.9 29.5 1.0 34.1 4.6 48.7 5.7 27.8 3.3
300-499 28.0 0.9 27.6 0.9 32.3 3.3 29.0 5.8 28.8 3.8
500 or more 29.1 0.8 28.7 0.9 26.3 3.3 39.4 7.2 29.4 2.8

a Rates 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.

-- Statistic cannot be calculated.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, 2003. This file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 23 States: AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.

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