2012 User Comparative Database Report

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

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Average
%
s.d. Percentage of Responses
Min 10th
%ile
25th
%ile
Median/
50th
%ile
75th
%ile
90th
%ile
Max
No events 55% 10.39% 11% 42% 48% 55% 62% 68% 91%
1 to 2 events 27% 6.21% 6% 19% 23% 27% 31% 35% 51%
3 to 5 events 12% 4.46% 0% 6% 9% 11% 14% 17% 32%
6 to 10 events 4% 2.44% 0% 2% 3% 4% 5% 7% 19%
11 to 20 events 2% 1.33% 0% 0% 1% 1% 2% 3% 11%
21 events or more 1% 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. Content last updated December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12tab6-6.html