Table 11_1_8-2a

2009 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 11_1_8.2a
Home health care patients who have less urinary incontinence, by race,a United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 49.80.150.60.149.30.150.90.450.81.247.10.748.01.3
Age0–6448.10.148.30.249.60.347.21.747.23.444.61.750.93.4
65–7455.10.156.80.153.30.356.90.854.42.452.41.554.52.7
75–8451.50.152.50.149.60.252.10.652.01.848.11.344.72.1
85 and over45.10.145.80.143.50.345.50.747.22.342.31.545.42.5
GenderMale51.40.152.50.149.50.351.70.751.32.147.11.344.02.3
Female49.20.149.90.149.30.250.50.550.61.447.10.949.71.5

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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 11_1_8-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/11_supportive_palliative_care/T11_1_8-2a.html