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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 27
Admissions for diabetes with long-term complicationsa (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 and over, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2004
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
White Black API
Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE
Total   128.6 2.3 91.5 1.8 338.2 13.9 94.3 8.9 257.7 16.8
Age 18-44 40.0 1.0 28.8 1.0 109.2 5.1 8.9 1.2 34.4 2.3
45-64 166.7 3.3 116.6 2.5 427.1 17.5 72.0 7.3 293.6 19.9
65 and over 351.5 6.4 261.1 5.2 881.6 39.5 376.9 36.9 852.1 58.1
Age 65-69 306.6 6.2 213.2 5.0 785.6 35.6 227.2 25.4 711.2 52.0
70-74 331.0 7.1 237.8 5.8 893.6 43.1 311.9 40.2 790.6 53.3
75-79 393.9 8.1 296.5 6.8 984.3 50.9 444.4 47.6 1072.0 79.9
80-84 417.3 8.7 320.7 7.7 1028.5 58.8 678.6 73.6 1162.3 97.0
85 and over 347.0 8.2 280.1 7.7 769.5 44.4 598.5 67.4 752.6 61.0
Gender Male 144.9 2.6 108.9 2.2 344.0 14.2 99.5 10.1 289.7 18.8
Female 115.3 2.2 77.5 1.6 331.0 14.1 89.2 8.4 229.1 15.3
Median income of patient's ZIP Code Less than $25,000 273.0 21.6 148.5 12.7 340.0 27.8 145.7 32.5 378.5 76.0
$25,000-$34,999 191.1 6.5 124.4 4.6 386.1 21.3 133.1 20.4 322.2 30.5
$35,000-$44,999 124.2 3.3 93.4 2.8 324.6 16.6 100.1 15.1 240.6 15.9
$45,000 or more 97.6 2.8 79.8 2.4 306.6 18.2 84.4 9.6 189.3 12.9
Location of patient residence Metropolitan-large 142.1 5.1 94.9 3.5 348.1 22.1 86.0 8.2 255.0 20.4
Metropolitan-small 110.4 6.1 82.5 4.6 294.9 24.7 104.5 27.7 253.4 36.5
Micropolitan 119.5 5.4 94.1 4.3 349.4 36.5 * * 325.0 59.5
Noncore 128.8 5.8 104.5 4.8 416.4 39.5 * * 256.0 38.7
Region of inpatient treatment Northeast 138.4 6.2 99.6 4.0 373.1 39.7 102.6 23.0 327.6 55.1
Midwest 117.3 4.7 92.6 4.2 388.1 45.8 36.6 6.8 113.7 18.5
South 140.3 3.5 97.6 3.0 311.9 14.3 61.0 9.2 243.0 30.5
West 112.1 4.4 70.2 2.9 323.9 31.2 110.4 13.3 270.0 21.0

a Renal, eye, neurological, circulatory, or other unspecified complications.

b Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender only; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age only.

* 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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