Table 18_1_3-2

2010 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 18_1_3
Bacterial pneumonia admissions (excluding sickle cell or hemoglobin-S conditions, transfers from other institutions, and obstetric admissions) per 100,000 population, age 18 and over,a by race/ethnicity, Hawaii, 2005-2007
 200720062005
Population group RateSERateSERateSE
Race/ethnicityWhite229.19.0254.49.6291.310.3
 BlackDSUDSUDSUDSU650.8174.2
 Hispanic254.538.3428.0113.2618.9116.1
 Asian and Pacific Islander234.35.7249.35.9297.56.6
   Hawaiian and Pacific Islander294.413.7323.414.4397.317.3
     Hawaiian231.612.8267.813.6328.416.5
     Other Pacific Islander793.386.41371.4258.62061.8397.5
   Asian206.26.0217.96.4258.46.9
     Chinese121.413.4230.423.1193.417.3
     Filipino346.517.2407.522.8486.825.5
     Japanese171.47.2166.77.3209.08.2
     Other Asian416.455.6358.558.5404.254.5

a Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Hawaii State Inpatient Databases (SID), 2007, and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 18_1_3-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/18_prioritypopulations/T18_1_3-2.html