Table 1_1_2-1

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 1_1_2.1
Breast cancer diagnosed at advanced stagea �per 100,000 women age 40 and over,b United States, 2000-2007
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 95.30.793.90.795.60.896.20.797.60.8102.80.8105.10.8104.40.8
65 and over127.01.6123.81.6126.21.6125.11.6125.21.6134.61.7138.41.7136.81.7
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races98.30.897.10.898.30.899.10.8100.50.8105.40.8107.90.9106.50.9
  Non-Hispanic, White99.20.998.40.9100.50.9100.20.9102.10.9108.11.0111.41.0109.21.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black114.82.6114.82.6107.62.7115.72.7118.72.8115.32.8114.12.8118.22.9
Hispanic, all races74.41.872.21.876.91.974.61.974.

a Includes regional, distant stage, or local stage with tumor greater than 2 cm.

a Data are from the SEER 2000-2007 limited-use database, 17 registries, released April 2010, based on the November 2009 submission. The 2005 data were adjusted for areas affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Estimates in this table are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard million population by 5-year age groups, except where indicated.

c Age data are unadjusted.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: National Cancer Institute, Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program.


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Internet Citation: Table 1_1_2-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.