Table 1_4_1-3

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 1_4_1.3
All cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a by State, 1999 and 2005
State20051999
NumberRateSENumberRateSE
United States559,303183.80.2549,829200.80.3
Alabama9,913204.12.09,506210.92.2
Alaska732169.26.7633190.58.3
Arizona9,820163.71.69,006179.91.9
Arkansas6,361208.32.66,137214.12.7
California54,729167.00.753,064184.90.8
Colorado6,395159.62.05,862171.12.2
Connecticut7,052175.72.17,054191.02.3
Delaware1,799197.84.71,737223.35.3
District of Columbia1,150206.06.11,340241.46.6
Florida40,592178.10.938,477190.61.0
Georgia14,358190.41.613,225202.31.8
Hawaii2,169148.93.21,916156.63.6
Idaho2,368174.13.62,162186.44.0
Illinois24,250190.11.225,024210.41.3
Indiana12,796199.31.812,898217.41.9
Iowa6,453182.52.36,346189.12.4
Kansas5,428185.42.55,334192.42.6
Kentucky9,505219.92.38,925224.22.4
Louisiana9,249209.32.29,412230.52.4
Maine3,218201.93.63,035214.63.9
Maryland10,371188.31.910,143209.42.1
Massachusetts13,182185.21.613,853206.41.7
Michigan20,094190.81.319,744205.21.5
Minnesota8,823167.81.88,892187.02.0
Mississippi6,065208.42.76,143227.92.9
Missouri12,417197.71.812,186207.91.9
Montana1,956184.44.21,854195.14.5
Nebraska3,355174.83.03,410189.03.2
Nevada4,238191.03.03,556206.73.5
New Hampshire2,549183.73.62,408203.54.1
New Jersey17,171182.11.418,177209.31.5
New Mexico3,141162.62.92,857173.33.2
New York35,555170.80.937,609196.61.0
North Carolina16,724192.81.515,815207.11.6
North Dakota1,302168.94.71,366186.75.1
Ohio24,702196.51.225,233215.41.3
Oklahoma7,446197.62.37,312206.72.4
Oregon7,326186.92.26,905198.22.4
Pennsylvania29,615193.31.130,311209.51.2
Rhode Island2,291184.13.92,463210.34.2
South Carolina8,652197.32.18,089211.72.4
South Dakota1,612180.94.51,632197.44.9
Tennessee12,995211.51.911,941213.92.0
Texas34,291178.51.032,755196.11.1
Utah2,520139.42.82,393155.73.2
Vermont1,202172.95.01,255203.75.7
Virginia13,877188.81.613,365209.11.8
Washington11,048179.51.710,653198.31.9
West Virginia4,617207.73.14,762225.13.3
Wisconsin10,943182.31.710,755195.51.9
Wyoming886167.75.7899195.16.5

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_1-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/1_cancer/T1_4_1-3.html