Table 5_2_4-1

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 5_2_4.1
HIV infection deaths per 100,000 population,a United States, 1999 and 2006
Population groupRateSERateSE
Age, not age adjusted0–170.10.0DNADNA
65 and over1.
RaceAmerican Indian/Alaska Native2.
Asian/Pacific Islander0.
EthnicityHispanic, all races4.
Non-Hispanic, all races3.
Non-Hispanic, Black19.
Non-Hispanic, White1.
Residence locationbMetropolitan4.40.0DNADNA
  Large central metro7.10.1DNADNA
  Large fringe metro2.80.1DNADNA
  Medium metro3.30.1DNADNA
  Small metro2.50.1DNADNA
Micropolitan (nonmetro)2.10.1DNADNA
Noncore (nonmetro)1.80.1DNADNA

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.

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 5_2_4-1: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.