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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 136a
Home health care patients who get better at taking their medication correctly, by race,a 2005
Population group Total Single race Multiple races
White Black Asian NHOPI AI/AN
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   40.1 0.0 40.5 0.1 40.1 0.1 38.2 0.3 37.8 0.6 36.9 0.9 40.7 1.2
Age 0-64 44.3 0.1 44.3 0.2 45.7 0.3 40.0 1.1 41.8 1.4 40.0 2.4 48.1 3.0
65-74 50.4 0.1 52.4 0.1 45.6 0.2 45.9 0.6 44.3 1.3 44.0 1.8 45.8 2.6
75-84 41.5 0.1 42.4 0.1 38.6 0.2 39.2 0.5 37.4 1.1 37.0 1.5 41.2 2.0
85 and over 30.5 0.1 30.9 0.1 29.9 0.3 28.3 0.6 27.9 1.2 28.2 1.6 30.4 2.3
Gender Male 40.9 0.1 41.5 0.1 40.1 0.2 38.6 0.5 36.6 1.0 36.4 1.4 40.1 2.0
Female 39.6 0.1 39.9 0.1 40.1 0.2 37.9 0.4 38.6 0.8 37.2 1.1 41.1 1.5

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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