Table 1_4_3-3

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_3.3
Lung cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a by State, 1999 and 2005
State20051999
NumberRateSENumberRateSE
United States159,28952.60.1152,15455.50.1
Alabama3,14763.91.12,85462.61.2
Alaska21650.63.717953.64.3
Arizona2,64943.90.92,51649.61.0
Arkansas2,17670.61.51,95467.91.5
California13,35241.40.413,75248.10.4
Colorado1,52838.71.01,36840.31.1
Connecticut1,83146.81.11,78848.81.2
Delaware56962.32.653968.22.9
District of Columbia28952.23.129954.03.1
Florida12,10752.80.511,48956.50.5
Georgia4,36957.70.93,93659.91.0
Hawaii57239.61.745436.71.7
Idaho61245.71.949743.01.9
Illinois6,61852.50.66,71756.70.7
Indiana4,02563.01.03,89965.61.0
Iowa1,85353.81.31,67650.81.2
Kansas1,64256.91.41,47053.91.4
Kentucky3,39277.31.32,97074.01.4
Louisiana2,84864.01.22,69365.51.3
Maine94659.21.982458.22.0
Maryland2,99054.61.02,84858.61.1
Massachusetts3,64052.50.93,59554.10.9
Michigan5,79755.60.75,44156.30.8
Minnesota2,28244.50.92,20647.31.0
Mississippi1,88764.11.51,90770.51.6
Missouri3,88862.01.03,62462.01.0
Montana55052.82.350853.42.4
Nebraska90548.31.691051.41.7
Nevada1,29058.01.61,13164.01.9
New Hampshire73352.92.066556.12.2
New Jersey4,45447.70.74,60552.90.8
New Mexico70536.41.462737.81.5
New York9,31145.10.59,55450.00.5
North Carolina5,26160.20.84,68560.70.9
North Dakota31042.42.429841.62.4
Ohio7,39459.20.77,17761.00.7
Oklahoma2,37762.41.32,22562.71.3
Oregon2,10754.51.21,88854.51.3
Pennsylvania8,15854.10.67,92354.70.6
Rhode Island61050.32.169860.12.3
South Carolina2,71361.11.22,34060.21.2
South Dakota46953.22.540449.72.5
Tennessee4,37070.11.13,79367.21.1
Texas9,69250.60.59,19255.20.6
Utah43324.21.240226.41.3
Vermont33648.82.733854.93.0
Virginia4,15456.60.93,78058.71.0
Washington3,12851.50.93,05757.31.0
West Virginia1,49566.21.71,57073.41.9
Wisconsin2,85848.30.92,64948.60.9
Wyoming25147.33.024052.03.4

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_3-3: 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_3-3.html