Table 1_4_2-1

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_4_2.1
Prostate cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year,a United States, 1999 and 2006
  20061999
Population groupRateSERateSE
Total 23.50.131.30.2
Age, not age adjusted0–17DSUDSUDNADNA
18–440.10.0DSUDSU
45–647.30.17.90.2
65 and over163.81.0205.41.2
RaceAI/AN14.41.516.72.2
API9.60.513.90.8
Black50.50.869.01.0
White21.70.128.70.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races18.10.523.00.8
Non-Hispanic, all races23.80.131.70.2
Non-Hispanic, Black51.30.869.71.0
Non-Hispanic, White21.90.128.90.2
Residence locationbMetropolitan23.40.2DNADNA
  Large central metro24.20.3DNADNA
  Large fringe metro21.90.3DNADNA
  Medium metro23.40.3DNADNA
  Small metro24.30.5DNADNA
Micropolitan (nonmetro)23.70.4DNADNA
Noncore (nonmetro)24.20.5DNADNA

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from displayed numerators.

b For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

DSU - 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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_2-1: 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_4_2-1.html