Tables 7-1 through 7-2b

2010 User Comparative Database

Table 7-1. Summary Statistics for Most Recent and Previous Data Submissions from the 321 Trending Hospitals

Summary StatisticMost Recent Survey
Administration
Previous Survey
Administration
Total number of respondents127,923114,497
Number of completed surveys per hospitalAverage: 399
Range: 14-3,710
Average: 357
Range: 11-3,908
Hospital response rateAverage: 56%
Range: 6-100%
Average: 49%
Range: 4-100%
Number of hospitals (out of 321) that administered the survey to all staff, or a sample of all staff, from all departments252 (79%)261 (81%)

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Table 7-2a. Examples of Trending Statistics

Survey ItemMost RecentPreviousChange
Item 180%84%-4%
Item 28078%2%

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Table 7-2b. Examples of Other Trending Statistics

Survey ItemMaximum
Increase
Maximum
Decrease
Average
Increase
Average
Decrease
Item 118%-45%3%-5%
Item 221%-19%5%-6%

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Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Tables 7-1 through 7-2b : 2010 User Comparative Database. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2010/tab7-1-2b.html