Table 9_2_7-2a

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 9_2_7.2a
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence, by race,a United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total50.10.150.90.149.50.149.40.448.41.245.30.850.41.4
Age0–6447.80.247.60.250.30.349.11.947.63.542.71.849.13.4
65–7455.20.156.70.153.80.354.00.950.92.649.61.656.13.1
75–8451.80.152.80.149.60.350.10.651.31.945.31.349.72.4
85 and over45.80.146.50.143.60.345.10.842.92.242.61.647.92.7
GenderMale51.50.152.60.149.60.350.90.747.22.147.01.452.22.6
Female49.50.150.20.149.50.248.50.548.91.544.50.949.71.7

a Excludes records with missing values.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Outcome and Assessment Information Set.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_2_7-2a: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_2_7-2a.html