Table A-4.

Average Percent Distribution of Number of Events Reports in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size

2009 Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsBed Size
6-24 beds25-49 beds50-99 beds100-199 beds200-299 beds300-399 beds400-499 beds500+ beds
60 Hospitals139 Hospitals111 Hospitals111 Hospitals74 Hospitals55 Hospitals23 Hospitals49 Hospitals
3,703 Respondents13,426 Respondents15,766 Respondents28,539 Respondents31,990 Respondents35,153 Respondents14,636 Respondents53,249 Respondents
No events50%52%53%53%51%53%53%53%
1 to 2 events29%28%28%27%27%28%27%28%
3 to 5 events14%12%12%13%13%12%12%13%
6 to 10 events4%4%5%4%5%4%4%4%
11 to 20 events2%2%2%2%2%1%2%1%
21 event reports or more1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%

Note: Average percent totals in the table may not sum to exactly 100% due to rounding of decimals.

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Current as of April 2009
Internet Citation: Table A-4.: Average Percent Distribution of Number of Events Reports in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size. April 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2009/taba-4.html