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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 55
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with coronary artery bypass graft (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), age 40 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   29.8 0.3 29.7 0.3 29.8 1.1 31.8 1.9 29.0 1.1
Age 40-44 13.8 1.3 13.0 1.6 14.5 3.4 * * 25.5 4.8
45-64 14.9 0.3 14.5 0.4 18.1 1.0 12.9 2.0 13.0 1.2
65 and over 40.9 0.4 41.1 0.5 38.1 1.7 42.6 2.9 38.2 1.7
  65-69 25.6 0.7 27.2 0.7 20.7 2.2 17.7 4.4 22.0 2.5
  70-74 30.8 0.8 29.0 0.9 41.4 3.1 45.0 5.8 37.9 2.9
  75-79 48.7 0.9 48.8 1.0 53.7 4.0 48.5 6.0 41.3 3.7
  80-84 62.3 1.4 62.1 1.5 37.8 6.9 74.9 10.0 75.5 6.1
  85 and over 89.9 3.1 88.6 3.3 105.7 16.3 116.3 20.3 * *
Gender Male 24.1 0.3 24.6 0.4 19.6 1.1 21.9 2.0 21.8 1.2
Female 44.0 0.6 45.0 0.7 37.0 1.7 47.3 3.9 38.5 2.2
Median income of patient's ZIP Code Less than $25,000 30.7 1.6 37.0 2.6 23.6 3.0 * * 32.2 3.2
$25,000-$34,999 32.0 0.6 32.7 0.7 28.7 1.7 46.9 6.6 30.0 1.8
$35,000-$44,999 31.8 0.5 31.1 0.6 34.2 2.0 35.1 4.1 33.0 2.5
$45,000 or more 27.5 0.4 27.5 0.4 29.8 2.2 29.8 2.4 23.5 2.1
Location of patient residence Metropolitan-large 27.6 0.4 27.2 0.4 28.2 1.2 30.2 2.3 27.9 1.4
Metropolitan-small 31.5 0.5 31.3 0.6 29.5 2.5 37.3 4.1 30.9 2.0
Micropolitan 34.5 0.9 34.9 1.0 37.0 4.7 * * 23.7 4.9
Noncore 33.1 1.0 31.9 1.1 53.0 5.4 * * 44.8 7.2
Expected payment source Private insurance 25.3 0.7 25.5 0.8 22.9 2.4 19.5 4.4 23.8 2.8
Medicare 30.5 0.3 30.3 0.4 30.2 1.3 37.8 2.5 29.8 1.3
Medicaid 32.8 1.5 33.0 2.1 37.6 3.7 32.4 4.8 33.8 3.7
Other insurance 38.8 2.4 36.9 2.8 50.0 10.4 * * 39.5 9.4
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge 31.3 2.1 33.9 2.6 40.1 6.2 * * 21.4 6.1
Region of inpatient treatment Northeast 27.1 0.8 27.7 0.8 26.6 3.3 31.3 7.1 15.4 3.1
Midwest 27.7 0.5 27.5 0.6 28.1 1.9 82.4 11.3 * *
South 33.0 0.5 33.2 0.5 30.9 1.5 20.9 6.1 32.5 1.5
West 28.0 0.7 27.1 0.8 33.4 3.7 31.3 2.2 29.5 2.0
Ownership/control of hospital Private, not-for-profit 29.3 0.3 29.3 0.4 28.8 1.2 33.3 2.2 28.0 1.4
Private, for-profit 30.2 0.8 30.5 0.9 26.7 2.9 * * 31.2 2.2
Public 33.3 0.9 31.8 1.0 40.7 3.2 42.2 6.4 29.9 4.4
Teaching status of hospital Teaching 28.7 0.4 28.5 0.5 29.0 1.5 37.4 3.2 26.8 1.8
Non-teaching 30.5 0.4 30.5 0.4 30.7 1.5 28.5 2.4 30.3 1.4
Location of hospital Metropolitan-large 28.0 0.4 27.7 0.4 28.5 1.2 30.6 2.2 27.6 1.4
Metropolitan-small 32.0 0.5 32.0 0.5 32.1 2.2 35.8 4.0 31.9 2.0
Micropolitan 38.7 1.8 37.4 1.8 95.4 11.6 * * * *
Noncore 44.4 5.6 44.7 5.7 * * * * * *
Bed size of hospital Less than 100 28.9 2.8 26.8 3.1 88.4 19.2 * * * *
100-299 31.4 0.6 31.2 0.6 33.5 2.8 30.9 3.1 30.8 2.4
300-499 28.0 0.5 27.9 0.5 25.7 1.6 29.3 3.2 29.5 1.9
500 or more 30.5 0.5 30.4 0.5 32.1 1.6 37.6 4.0 28.0 1.7

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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