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Table T2_12_1_6-1

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_12_1_6.1
Long-staya nursing home residents who lose too much weight, United States, 2007–2010b
Population groupSample sizePercentSESample sizePercentSESample sizePercentSESample sizePercentSE
Total 925,0887.740.03916,5257.890.03921,5228.400.03934,3938.820.03
85 and over399,8207.890.04394,4168.030.04395,7938.600.04403,4399.030.05
Race/ethnicitycNon-Hispanic, White729,0827.780.03724,4497.940.03731,7488.480.03747,7268.860.03
Non-Hispanic, Black132,0047.720.07131,4027.870.07130,8898.350.08130,0788.970.08
Non-Hispanic, AI/AN4,2307.940.423,7037.530.433,7558.520.463,9308.630.45
Non-Hispanic, API12,7217.270.2312,3847.240.2312,0908.070.2511,6738.070.25
Hispanic, all races41,2697.070.1339,7387.040.1338,6247.100.1336,8917.630.14

a Long-stay residents typically enter a nursing facility because they are no longer able to care for themselves at home. They tend to stay in the facility for several months or years.

b Data reflect care for the third quarter of each calendar year.

c Excludes records with unknown age, gender, or race/ethnicity.

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

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

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_12_1_6-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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