Table 1_3_6-3

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 1_3_6.3
Colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a by State, 1999 and 2006
 20061999
StateRateSERateSE
United States17.20.120.90.1
Alabama19.80.619.00.7
Alaska16.82.120.83.0
Arizona14.60.517.50.6
Arkansas17.70.821.70.9
California15.50.218.10.3
Colorado15.90.617.90.7
Connecticut16.10.620.70.7
Delaware16.11.323.61.8
District of Columbia22.92.025.52.1
Florida15.90.319.40.3
Georgia17.00.518.50.5
Hawaii14.31.013.81.1
Idaho14.21.018.81.3
Illinois19.40.423.10.4
Indiana18.90.523.50.6
Iowa18.60.721.50.8
Kansas17.70.820.70.9
Kentucky19.60.721.90.7
Louisiana19.80.723.70.8
Maine16.81.023.41.3
Maryland18.50.622.40.7
Massachusetts17.10.522.40.6
Michigan17.70.421.20.5
Minnesota15.30.518.70.6
Mississippi19.80.821.60.9
Missouri18.00.522.00.6
Montana18.91.319.61.4
Nebraska19.31.022.21.1
Nevada17.90.922.21.2
New Hampshire17.21.123.01.4
New Jersey18.70.423.30.5
New Mexico15.70.916.81.0
New York17.00.322.40.3
North Carolina16.90.420.10.5
North Dakota18.61.619.71.7
Ohio19.30.424.00.5
Oklahoma17.10.720.90.8
Oregon15.50.619.70.8
Pennsylvania18.80.323.70.4
Rhode Island15.11.123.31.4
South Carolina18.30.621.70.8
South Dakota16.01.321.81.6
Tennessee18.00.519.60.6
Texas16.90.319.90.3
Utah12.70.816.11.0
Vermont16.21.522.31.9
Virginia17.10.520.90.6
Washington14.80.518.60.6
West Virginia19.60.924.61.1
Wisconsin16.10.521.10.6
Wyoming18.91.920.62.1

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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 1_3_6-3: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/1_cancer/T1_3_6-3.html