2012 User Comparative Database Report

Table A-12. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Geographic Region

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Geographic Region
Mid-
Atlantic
New
England
South
Atlantic*
East
North
Central
East
South
Central
West
North
Central
West
South
Central
Mountain Pacific*
# Hospitals 30 82 182 279 110 142 139 73 91
# Respondents 23,838 70,275 101,597 142,124 36,841 47,469 56,740 39,543 49,276
No events 54% 56% 56% 54% 56% 51% 59% 55% 51%
1 to 2 events 27% 25% 26% 29% 26% 28% 25% 27% 28%
3 to 5 events 12% 11% 11% 11% 11% 13% 10% 11% 14%
6 to 10 events 4% 4% 4% 4% 4% 5% 4% 4% 5%
11 to 20 events 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2%
21 events or more 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%

* Includes associated territories.

Note: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table A-12. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Geographic Region. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12taba12.html