Table 1_4_3-3

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_3.3
Lung cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a by State, 1999 and 2006
 20061999
StateRateSERateSE
United States51.50.155.50.1
Alabama60.11.162.61.2
Alaska46.63.453.64.3
Arizona43.10.849.61.0
Arkansas65.31.467.91.5
California40.20.448.10.4
Colorado38.01.040.31.1
Connecticut46.91.148.81.2
Delaware59.72.568.22.9
District of Columbia46.52.854.03.1
Florida51.30.556.50.5
Georgia55.70.859.91.0
Hawaii38.71.636.71.7
Idaho42.01.743.01.9
Illinois52.50.656.70.7
Indiana61.71.065.61.0
Iowa49.31.250.81.2
Kansas54.71.453.91.4
Kentucky74.51.374.01.4
Louisiana60.81.265.51.3
Maine61.02.058.22.0
Maryland52.71.058.61.1
Massachusetts52.70.954.10.9
Michigan55.40.756.30.8
Minnesota45.00.947.31.0
Mississippi67.21.570.51.6
Missouri62.01.062.01.0
Montana48.32.153.42.4
Nebraska47.71.651.41.7
Nevada56.11.664.01.9
New Hampshire51.41.956.12.2
New Jersey47.00.752.90.8
New Mexico34.91.337.81.5
New York44.20.550.00.5
North Carolina59.60.860.70.9
North Dakota48.12.641.62.4
Ohio59.40.761.00.7
Oklahoma63.41.362.71.3
Oregon53.21.254.51.3
Pennsylvania52.60.654.70.6
Rhode Island49.52.060.12.3
South Carolina58.61.160.21.2
South Dakota48.62.349.72.5
Tennessee68.11.067.21.1
Texas49.10.555.20.6
Utah23.41.126.41.3
Vermont49.72.754.93.0
Virginia54.10.958.71.0
Washington49.30.957.31.0
West Virginia70.51.873.41.9
Wisconsin48.00.948.60.9
Wyoming44.62.952.03.4

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_3-3: 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_3-3.html