Table 1_4_2-3

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_4_2.3
Prostate cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year,a by State, 1999 and 2006
 20061999
StateRateSERateSE
United States23.50.131.30.2
Alabama28.51.339.11.6
Alaska17.73.520.75.0
Arizona19.20.824.31.1
Arkansas25.21.435.21.8
California22.20.428.40.5
Colorado22.41.229.81.6
Connecticut24.11.228.81.4
Delaware21.62.532.93.6
District of Columbia39.74.357.95.5
Florida19.90.425.90.6
Georgia28.11.038.81.4
Hawaii13.51.422.72.1
Idaho24.52.133.52.7
Illinois25.10.733.00.9
Indiana23.21.035.21.3
Iowa25.31.331.61.6
Kansas20.91.329.31.7
Kentucky25.51.333.21.6
Louisiana28.51.338.51.7
Maine23.72.027.82.3
Maryland26.11.134.61.5
Massachusetts24.50.933.21.2
Michigan22.30.732.61.0
Minnesota23.21.131.21.3
Mississippi32.31.744.82.2
Missouri23.71.030.61.2
Montana28.52.534.83.1
Nebraska23.41.726.92.0
Nevada23.81.729.52.3
New Hampshire24.52.228.82.7
New Jersey20.90.830.41.0
New Mexico26.11.831.92.3
New York21.70.529.40.7
North Carolina27.80.935.21.2
North Dakota27.02.928.73.1
Ohio24.60.731.80.9
Oklahoma22.81.230.21.5
Oregon25.61.232.71.6
Pennsylvania24.00.631.70.8
Rhode Island21.22.130.62.7
South Carolina27.91.341.11.9
South Dakota26.82.633.43.1
Tennessee26.51.134.81.4
Texas22.10.630.40.7
Utah26.71.932.62.4
Vermont21.22.935.44.0
Virginia25.31.036.11.3
Washington24.51.029.41.2
West Virginia21.11.630.82.0
Wisconsin24.01.032.61.3
Wyoming26.93.632.64.4

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_4_2-3: 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_4_2-3.html