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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.110a
Long-stay nursing home residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased, United States, 2004a
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 16.2 0.03
Age 0-64 10.7 0.08
65-74 15.1 0.10
75-84 17.0 0.06
85 and over 17.4 0.05
Gender Male 15.9 0.06
Female 16.3 0.04
Race/ethnicity Non-Hispanic, White 16.5 0.04
Non-Hispanic, Black 14.6 0.10
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN 14.1 0.46
Non-Hispanic, API 12.7 0.29
Hispanic, all races 14.2 0.18

a The data reflect care for the period 7/1/04 to 9/30/04.

b Age, gender and race/ethnicity categories exclude records with missing values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set.

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