Tables 2-1 to 2-4

2007 Comparative Database Report

Table 2-1. Overall Statistics for Participating Hospitals

Overall StatisticNumber
Total number of participating hospitals382
Total number of individual survey respondents108,621
Average number of completed surveys per hospital
(range: 11 to 3,684 surveys)
284
Average hospital response rate (range: 6% to 100%)56%

 

Table 2-2. Survey Administration Statistics

Survey Administration ModeDatabase
Hospitals
Database
Respondents
NumberPercentNumberPercent
Paper only21556%45,97742%
Web only9525%29,10627%
Both paper and Web7219%33,53831%
Total382100%108,621100%

Table 2-3. Average Hospital Response Rate by Mode

Survey Administration ModeAverage Hospital
Response Rate
Paper only62%
Web only43%
Both Web and paper53%

Table 2-4. Types of Staff or Departments Surveyed

Types of Staff or Departments SurveyedDatabase
Hospitals
Database
Respondents
 NumberPercentNumberPercent
All staff, or a sample of all staff, from all departments30279%90,11383%
Selected staff only5514%13,25812%
Selected departments only72%1,3391%
Selected staff and selected departments185%3,9114%
Total382100%108,621100%
Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Tables 2-1 to 2-4: 2007 Comparative Database Report. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2007/hospdbtab21-4.html