Chart 5-4. Distribution of Number of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months—Averages Across All 2009 Database Hospitals

2009 Comparative Database Report

Chart shows average percent of respondents within each hospital who indicated they reported 'No event reports' up to '21 or more event reports.' Select Text Description [D] for details.

Text Description of Chart 5-4.

Number of EventsAverage Percent
Reporting This Number
None (0)52%
1 to 228%
3 to 513%
6 to 104%
11 to 202%
21 or more1%
Current as of April 2009
Internet Citation: Chart 5-4. Distribution of Number of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months—Averages Across All 2009 Database Hospitals: 2009 Comparative Database Report. April 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2009/chart5-4.html