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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 15
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with pancreatic resection for cancer (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), age 18 and over, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2004
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
White Black API
Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE Ratea SE
Total   50.6 2.8 44.8 3.1 81.5 11.6 * * 84.5 10.2
Age 18-44 * * * * * * * * * *
45-64 24.9 3.2 16.4 3.8 39.8 10.0 * * 43.2 9.2
65 and over 72.0 4.4 68.2 4.8 75.5 18.4 * * 107.2 16.7
Age 65-69 54.9 7.0 56.2 7.9 * * * * * *
70-74 65.9 7.8 60.1 8.7 * * * * * *
75-79 94.6 9.0 90.0 9.6 160.6 46.6 * * * *
80-84 79.5 13.8 66.0 14.6 * * * * 363.5 64.1
85 and over * * * * * * * * * *
Gender Male 55.7 3.8 49.8 4.4 85.0 12.1 * * 62.7 11.7
Female 43.0 4.1 41.1 4.5 * * * * 69.5 12.4
Median income of patient's ZIP Code Less than $25,000 * * * * 186.6 34.2 * * * *
$25,000-$34,999 58.0 6.3 55.8 7.3 77.4 20.8 * * * *
$35,000-$44,999 44.0 5.2 38.7 5.8 * * * * 82.8 19.5
$45,000 or more 50.6 3.9 45.1 4.2 * * * * 104.0 15.5
Location of patient residence Metropolitan-large 49.4 3.6 43.1 4.1 97.7 15.3 * * 71.4 11.4
Metropolitan-small 58.3 5.5 52.5 6.0 * * 185.7 48.1 134.1 25.5
Micropolitan 49.3 8.9 42.3 9.1 * * * * 321.7 85.8
Noncore * * * * * * * * * *
Expected payment source Private insurance 32.9 5.6 29.2 6.2 * * * * * *
Medicare 53.4 3.4 51.0 3.6 78.7 18.7 * * 67.1 16.0
Medicaid 94.5 12.0 * * 115.0 22.7 * * 131.1 19.7
Other insurance * * * * 845.9 156.3 * * * *
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge * * * * * * * * * *
Region of inpatient treatment Northeast 63.5 6.5 57.5 7.1 152.3 25.3 * * * *
Midwest 55.1 6.2 47.2 6.4 157.2 27.5 * * 567.8 109.9
South 43.0 4.2 38.2 4.6 * * * * 58.9 14.6
West 50.6 6.6 44.0 8.2 * * * * 105.6 16.6
Ownership/control of hospital Private, not-for-profit 49.8 3.1 44.3 3.3 82.3 12.7 * * 86.3 14.0
Private, for-profit 68.2 11.5 59.8 14.0 * * * * 130.0 24.3
Public 47.5 7.7 41.8 9.1 * * * * * *
Teaching status of hospital Teaching 48.5 4.0 43.4 4.4 111.0 15.0 * * 54.6 14.8
Non-teaching 52.6 3.9 46.1 4.2 * * 93.8 26.1 112.6 14.0
Location of hospital Metropolitan-large 45.5 3.2 40.5 3.6 85.8 14.3 * * 64.3 10.8
Metropolitan-small 63.7 5.7 53.2 6.1 71.9 19.9 283.6 58.0 227.3 30.4
Micropolitan 65.2 18.3 65.4 18.3 * * * * * *
Noncore * * * * * * * * * *
Bed size of hospital Less than 100 * * * * * * * * * *
100-299 61.7 6.0 47.7 6.6 130.0 31.7 * * 153.1 21.9
300-499 48.1 4.7 43.6 5.3 * * * * 74.5 15.2
500 or more 47.6 4.2 44.4 4.6 89.9 18.1 * * * *

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and all patients refined (APR)-diagnosis related group (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.

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, 2004. This file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 23 States: AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.

 

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