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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.134a
Home health care patients who stay at home after an episode of home health care ends, United States, 2004
Population group Percent Standard error
Total 68.5 0.0
Age 0-64 62.9 0.1
65-74 69.6 0.1
75-84 69.7 0.0
85 and over 69.0 0.1
Gender Male 66.5 0.0
Female 69.6 0.0
Racea White only 69.5 0.0
Black only 62.9 0.1
Asian only 74.4 0.2
NHOPI only 70.7 0.6
AI/AN only 63.9 0.4
Multiple races 66.5 0.7
Ethnicitya Hispanic, all races 65.7 0.1
Non-Hispanic, White 69.5 0.0
Non-Hispanic, Black 62.9 0.1
Non-Hispanic, other 71.5 0.1

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

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