Table 6_1_4-3

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 6_1_4.3
Maternal deaths per 100,000 live births, by State, 1999 and 2005
State20051999
NumberRateSENumberRateSE
United States62315.10.63919.90.5
Alabama******
Alaska******
Arizona******
Arkansas******
California7714.01.6407.71.2
Colorado******
Connecticut******
Delaware******
District of Columbia******
Florida5423.93.23216.22.9
Georgia32.022.54.02620.54.0
Hawaii******
Idaho******
Illinois******
Indiana******
Iowa******
Kansas******
Kentucky******
Louisiana******
Maine******
Maryland******
Massachusetts******
Michigan5139.95.6***
Minnesota******
Mississippi******
Missouri******
Montana******
Nebraska******
Nevada******
New Hampshire******
New Jersey2219.34.1***
New Mexico******
New York4919.92.83714.52.4
North Carolina******
North Dakota******
Ohio******
Oklahoma2140.58.8***
Oregon******
Pennsylvania******
Rhode Island******
South Carolina******
South Dakota******
Tennessee******
Texas3910.11.6318.91.6
Utah******
Vermont******
Virginia******
Washington******
West Virginia******
Wisconsin******
Wyoming******

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

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 6_1_4-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_1_4-3.html