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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 237
Hospitalizations per 100 population,a by race, United States, 2005
Population group Total White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN Other
Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
Total   11.7 0.3 8.5 0.3 12.2 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Age, not age adjusted 0-17 4.1 0.5 3.3 0.5 3.8 0.5 * * * * * * * *
18-44 9.0 0.4 6.2 0.4 9.7 0.5 * * * * * * * *
45-64 11.5 0.4 8.1 0.4 15.0 0.8 * * * * * * * *
65 and over 36.0 1.5 27.1 1.6 32.0 2.3 * * * * * * * *
Gender Male 10.1 0.3 7.3 0.3 11.2 0.4 * * * * * * * *
Female 13.3 0.3 9.7 0.3 13.2 0.5 * * * * * * * *

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated. Rates were computed using estimates of the civilian population of the United States, including institutionalized persons, as of July 1, 2005. Data are postcensal estimates based on Census 2000.

* Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey.

 

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