Table 6.6. Average Distribution of # of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months-2010 Database Comparative Results

2010 User Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsAverage Percents.d.Percentage of Responses
Min10th Percentile25th PercentileMedian/ 50th Percentile75th Percentile90th PercentileMax
No events53%10.22%14%40%47%54%60%66%82%
1 to 2 events27%6.32%6%20%23%27%31%35%63%
3 to 5 events12%4.94%0%7%9%12%15%18%42%
6 to 10 events4%2.56%0%2%3%4%6%7%17%
11 to 20 events2%1.60%0%0%1%1%2%3%14%
21 event reports or more1%1.20%0%0%0%1%1%3%8%

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

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Internet Citation: Table 6.6. Average Distribution of # of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months-2010 Database Comparative Results: 2010 User Comparative Database Report. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2010/tab6-6.html