Table 1_1_4-2b

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_4.2b
Women under age 70 treated for breast cancer with breast-conserving surgery who received radiation therapy to the breast within 1 year of diagnosis, by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 76.10.377.10.378.40.369.70.961.81.3
AgeUnder age 4066.61.267.21.467.81.667.53.056.84.1
40-4973.50.674.90.676.40.769.01.759.82.4
50-5976.80.477.80.579.20.569.31.562.52.2
60-6978.80.479.40.580.20.572.11.865.52.5
Health insurance, under age 65Private76.70.377.50.478.60.471.21.262.31.9
Public only75.50.676.90.678.80.667.91.763.62.3
Uninsured/other74.90.676.10.777.40.768.22.257.92.9
Health insurance, ages 65-70Medicare only76.21.976.82.077.82.270.26.1DSUDSU
Medicare and supplement79.80.880.50.881.20.973.33.669.74.9
Family incomeaNegative/poor70.84.473.24.975.87.571.16.8DSUDSU
Near poor/low75.90.377.00.478.50.470.61.159.11.6
Middle77.40.578.20.579.10.670.22.366.82.8
High78.21.379.11.479.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationMetropolitanb75.80.376.80.378.10.470.01.061.21.4
  Large metropolitan74.40.475.30.477.00.568.31.261.11.7
  Small metropolitan78.10.579.20.579.70.574.51.861.42.8
Micropolitan80.70.881.50.981.90.978.23.766.77.6
Noncore80.81.081.11.181.81.269.25.7DSUDSU
  Noncore, adjacent81.71.282.11.382.81.371.76.2DSUDSU
  Noncore, rural77.72.377.62.678.52.6DSUDSUDSUDSU

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b Large metropolitan includes areas with a population of one million or more; small metropolitan includes areas with a population less than one million.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Commission on Cancer, American College of Surgeons and American Cancer Society, National Cancer Data Base.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_1_4-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/1_cancer/T1_1_4-2b.html