Table 6-6. Average Distribution of Number of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months—2012 Database Comparative Results

Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2012 User Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsAverage
%
s.d.Percentage of Responses
Min10th
%ile
25th
%ile
Median/
50th
%ile
75th
%ile
90th
%ile
Max
No events55%10.39%11%42%48%55%62%68%91%
1 to 2 events27%6.21%6%19%23%27%31%35%51%
3 to 5 events12%4.46%0%6%9%11%14%17%32%
6 to 10 events4%2.44%0%2%3%4%5%7%19%
11 to 20 events2%1.33%0%0%1%1%2%3%11%
21 events or more1%1.04%0%0%0%1%1%2%7%

Note: Percentages for "Average %" may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Internet Citation: Table 6-6. Average Distribution of Number of Events Reported in the Past 12 Months—2012 Database Comparative Results: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2012 User Comparative Database Report. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12tab6-6.html