Table C-4.

Trending: Average Percent Distribution of Number of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months by Respondent Bed Size

2009 Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsBed Size
6-24 beds25-49 beds50-99 beds100-199 beds200-299 beds300-499 beds500+ beds
21 Hospitals Both Years42 Hospitals Both Years37 Hospitals Both Years32 Hospitals Both Years22 Hospitals Both Years26 Hospitals Both Years24 Hospitals Both Years
1,054 Most Recent Respondents3,550 Most Recent Respondents4,360 Most Recent Respondents8,886 Most Recent Respondents8,408 Most Recent Respondents15,678 Most Recent Respondents27,605 Most Recent Respondents
1,362 Previous Respondents3,401 Previous Respondents4,686 Previous Respondents7,573 Previous Respondents8,108 Previous Respondents14,300 Previous Respondents25,891 Previous Respondents
No eventsMost Recent53%52%51%53%50%53%55%
Previous60%53%55%55%50%53%53%
Change-7%-1%-4%-2%0%0%2%
1 to 2 eventsMost Recent26%28%29%27%28%28%28%
Previous22%27%26%25%27%27%27%
Change4%1%3%2%1%1%1%
3 to 5 eventsMost Recent14%13%12%12%14%12%12%
Previous12%12%12%12%14%13%12%
Change2%1%0%0%0%-1%0%
6 to 10 eventsMost Recent4%5%4%4%5%4%4%
Previous4%5%5%5%6%4%4%
Change0%0%-1%-1%-1%0%0%
11 to 20 eventsMost Recent2%2%2%2%2%1%2%
Previous2%2%2%2%2%2%2%
Change0%0%0%0%0%-1%0%
21 event reports or moreMost Recent1%1%1%1%2%1%1%
Previous1%1%1%1%2%1%1%
Change0%0%0%0%0%0%0%

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