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

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

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsGeographic Region
Mid-
Atlantic
New
England
South
Atlantic*
East
North
Central
East
South
Central
West
North
Central
West
South
Central
MountainPacific*
# Hospitals30821822791101421397391
# Respondents23,83870,275101,597142,12436,84147,46956,74039,54349,276
No events54%56%56%54%56%51%59%55%51%
1 to 2 events27%25%26%29%26%28%25%27%28%
3 to 5 events12%11%11%11%11%13%10%11%14%
6 to 10 events4%4%4%4%4%5%4%4%5%
11 to 20 events1%2%2%2%2%2%1%1%2%
21 events or more1%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: 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/hosp12taba12.html