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Table 5_2_4-1

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 5_2_4.1
HIV infection deaths per 100,000 population,a United States, 1999 and 2005
Population group20051999
Age, not age adjusted0–17******
65 and over5571.50.14821.40.1
RaceAmerican Indian/Alaska Native802.70.3682.60.3
Asian/Pacific Islander800.60.1890.80.1
EthnicityHispanic, all races1,6454.70.11,9586.90.2
Non-Hispanic, all races10,8124.20.012,6385.10.0
Non-Hispanic, Black6,90719.80.27,75124.00.3
Non-Hispanic, White3,7551.80.04,7442.30.0
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school1,35713.90.43,10019.00.3
High school graduate2,2037.90.25,74713.10.2
At least some college1,2922.70.13,3884.60.1
Residence locationbMetropolitan11,5454.60.0DNADNADNA
  Large central metro6,7107.60.1DNADNADNA
  Large fringe metro2,2072.90.1DNADNADNA
  Medium metro1,9843.40.1DNADNADNA
  Small metro6442.40.1DNADNADNA
Micropolitan (nonmetro)6462.20.1DNADNADNA
Noncore (nonmetro)3511.80.1DNADNADNA

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from displayed numerators.

b For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.


Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_4-1: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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