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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Hospital admissions for congestive heart failure per 100,000 population.

Measure Source

Healthy People 2010, measure 12-6.


44 Hospitalizations for congestive heart failure per 1,000 population, United States, 2002, by

  • Race

Data Source

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS).


U.S. civilian population.


Number of discharges with a principal diagnosis of congestive heart failure (ICD-9-CM code 428.0).



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