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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006

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Table 131a
Home health care patients who get better at walking or moving around, by race,a United States, 2004
        Single race    
    Total White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN Multiple races
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total 37.2 0.0 37.2 0.0 35.7 0.1 40.9 0.3 41.3 0.8 37.0 0.5 39.3 1.0
Age 0-64 39.6 0.1 39.6 0.1 39.2 0.2 45.3 1.0 39.5 1.9 40.2 1.0 44.3 2.4
65-74 41.2 0.1 41.8 0.1 37.2 0.2 43.6 0.5 44.4 1.5 38.9 1.0 42.6 2.0
75-84 37.5 0.1 37.8 0.1 34.0 0.2 39.8 0.4 42.0 1.3 37.1 0.9 39.1 1.7
85 and over 31.9 0.1 31.7 0.1 30.5 0.2 38.0 0.6 36.8 1.8 29.9 1.1 31.6 2.1
Gender Male 39.8 0.1 40.0 0.1 37.4 0.2 41.7 0.4 44.0 1.3 38.8 0.8 40.6 1.7
Female 35.9 0.0 35.8 0.0 34.9 0.1 40.5 0.3 39.7 1.0 36.0 0.6 38.7 1.2

a Excludes records with missing values.

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

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

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