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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006

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Table 122
Long-stay nursing home residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2004a
        Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
    Total White Black AI/AN API
Population groupb Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total 15.2 0.0 15.7 0.0 12.8 0.1 11.6 0.5 13.2 0.4 12.8 0.2
Age 0-64 8.8 0.1 9.4 0.1 7.7 0.2 7.2 0.8 6.7 0.6 7.7 0.3
65-74 13.5 0.1 13.9 0.1 12.6 0.2 10.2 1.0 12.4 0.9 12.0 0.4
75-84 16.1 0.1 16.4 0.1 14.7 0.2 14.3 1.0 14.2 0.6 14.2 0.4
85 and over 17.0 0.1 17.1 0.1 16.4 0.2 13.7 1.0 15.6 0.6 16.3 0.4
Gender Male 13.8 0.1 14.6 0.1 11.0 0.2 10.5 0.7 12.8 0.6 11.2 0.3
Female 15.8 0.1 16.1 0.1 14.2 0.2 12.4 0.6 13.5 0.4 14.1 0.3

a The data reflect care for the period 7/1/04 to 9/30/04.

b Age, gender, and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

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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