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Table 1.50a
Hospitalizations for congestive heart failure per 1,000 population, United States, 2002
Population group Ratea Standard error
Total   3.4 0.1
Age (not age adjusted) 0-44 0.2 0.0
45-64 3.3 0.2
65-74 11.7 0.7
75-84 23.0 1.1
85 and over 45.7 2.9
Race American Indian or Alaska Native only DSU DSU
Asian only DSU DSU
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander only DSU DSU
Black 5.3 0.3
White only 2.4 0.1
Gender Male 3.6 0.1
Female 3.2 0.1

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey.

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