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Table 1.33
Standardized mortality ratio for dialysis patients, by State, 2000 and 2004
  2004 2000
State Rate Standard error Rate Standard errora
United States 0.98 0.02 0.99  
Alabama 1.07 0.03 1.48 0.22
Alaska 0.86 0.13 0.95 0.03
Arizona 0.99 0.03 1.20 0.05
Arkansas 1.19 0.05 0.91 0.03
California 0.96 0.01 0.94 0.01
Colorado 0.79 0.04 0.88 0.05
Connecticut 0.97 0.04 0.89 0.04
Delaware 0.87 0.06 0.89 0.06
District of Columbia 0.88 0.06 0.93 0.08
Florida 1.05 0.02 1.06 0.02
Georgia 0.97 0.02 1.05 0.02
Hawaii 0.90 0.05 0.92 0.06
Idaho 1.02 0.09 1.00 0.02
Illinois 0.99 0.02 0.97 0.03
Indiana 0.90 0.02 0.88 0.04
Iowa 0.87 0.04 1.22 0.10
Kansas 0.98 0.05 1.03 0.05
Kentucky 1.05 0.03 1.07 0.04
Louisiana 1.15 0.03 1.07 0.03
Maine 0.72 0.05 1.01 0.03
Maryland 1.11 0.03 1.13 0.03
Massachusetts 0.94 0.03 0.85 0.07
Michigan 0.90 0.02 1.01 0.02
Minnesota 0.81 0.03 0.85 0.04
Mississippi 0.95 0.03 1.00 0.03
Missouri 0.98 0.03 0.96 0.04
Montana 0.77 0.07 0.79 0.08
Nebraska 1.03 0.06 1.00 0.09
Nevada 1.13 0.06 0.98 0.02
New Hampshire 1.07 0.07 1.06 0.02
New Jersey 0.99 0.02 0.65 0.04
New Mexico 0.84 0.04 0.96 0.02
New York 0.96 0.01 1.10 0.10
North Carolina 0.96 0.02 1.11 0.07
North Dakota 0.93 0.09 1.21 0.07
Ohio 1.01 0.02 1.03 0.02
Oklahoma 0.98 0.04 1.08 0.05
Oregon 0.89 0.04 0.96 0.05
Pennsylvania 0.97 0.02 1.00 0.02
Puerto Rico 1.35 0.05 1.09 0.05
Rhode Island 0.89 0.06 1.00 0.07
South Carolina 0.99 0.03 1.09 0.03
South Dakota 0.80 0.07 0.92 0.08
Tennessee 1.02 0.03 0.98 0.03
Texas 0.93 0.01 0.86 0.01
Utah 1.02 0.07 0.95 0.08
Vermont 0.86 0.10 1.01 0.03
Virginia 1.01 0.02 0.81 0.12
Washington 0.87 0.03 1.01 0.04
West Virginia 1.05 0.05 1.06 0.04
Wisconsin 0.94 0.03 0.99 0.05
Wyoming 0.90 0.13 0.72 0.13

a Standard error is unavailable for 2000 data.

Source: Data from the 2003 unit-specific report for dialysis patients, University of Michigan Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center.

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