Table 6-5. Percent of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months—Comparative Results

2007 Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsNo. of hospitals &
No. of respondents
Average %SDPercent of Response
Min10th %ile25th %ile50th %ile75th %ile90th %ileMax
1 to 2 eventsH = 381
N = 26,224
27%7.58%2%20%23%27%31%36%63%
3 to 5 eventsH = 378
N = 11,298
13%5.43%0%6%9%12%15%20%32%
6 to 10 eventsH = 347
N = 3,947
4%3.16%0%1%3%4%6%8%27%
11 to 20 eventsH = 291
N = 1,506
2%1.75%0%0%0%1%2%4%11%
21 event reports or moreH = 224
N = 911
1%1.47%0%0%0%1%1%3%15%

Key: H = hospitals; N = respondents.

Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Table 6-5. Percent of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months—Comparative Results: 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/hospdbtab65.html