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Table 1.50b
Admissions for congestive heart failure (excluding patients with cardiac procedures, obstetric and neonatal conditions, and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 years and older, by State, 2001 and 2002
  2002 2001
State Ratea Standard error Ratea Standard error
         
Total U.S. 498.2 11.0 492.1 9.7
         
Arizona 288.5 2.8 306.5 2.7
California 396.7 1.3 388.1 1.3
Colorado 271.1 3.2 245.7 2.9
Florida 460.1 1.7 468.6 1.7
Georgia 558.7 3.3 531.7 3.1
Hawaii 321.9 5.8 324.1 6.0
Illinois 560.6 2.4 528.9 2.3
Iowa 336.1 3.5 352.4 3.6
Kansas 427.9 4.6 420.6 4.7
Kentucky 647.7 4.6 616.6 4.5
Maine 358.2 5.6 408.1 6.1
Maryland 488.5 3.5 501.0 3.6
Massachusetts 404.2 2.8 417.0 2.8
Minnesota 322.0 3.2 335.3 3.3
Missouri 526.6 3.5 500.9 3.4
Nebraska 311.5 4.8 298.6 4.8
Nevada 373.5 5.6 -- --
New Jersey 539.6 2.8 544.1 2.8
New York 449.8 1.7 442.4 1.7
North Carolina 491.6 2.9 494.6 2.8
Ohio 561.2 2.5 -- --
Oregon 271.3 3.1 255.7 3.0
Pennsylvania 577.4 2.3 608.3 2.3
Rhode Island 477.4 7.0 497.2 7.2
South Carolina 548.9 4.5 559.2 4.6
Tennessee 600.4 3.7 570.4 3.5
Texas 549.0 2.8 516.6 2.7
Utah 240.1 4.5 212.2 4.1
Vermont 265.1 7.4 291.0 7.9
Virginia 464.2 3.0 477.2 3.1
Washington 270.1 2.5 266.7 2.4
West Virginia 646.2 6.2 660.1 6.3
Wisconsin 358.1 2.8 354.9 2.8
         

a Estimates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population. Note: For KS, rate biased upward because data element was not available to exclude transfers.

-- Statistic cannot be calculated.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP). State estimates are from the 2002 and 2001 State Inpatient Databases (SID); not all States participate in HCUP. Estimates for the total U.S. are from the 2002 and 2001 Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

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