Table 1_1_5-3a

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_5.3a
Breast cancer deaths per 100,000 female population,a by race, United States, 2007
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
65 and over106.90.7108.20.8122.32.541.92.450.96.3
Geographic locationbMetropolitan22.
  Large central metro23.
  Large fringe metro23.
  Medium metro22.10.321.70.330.
  Small metro22.90.422.40.431.21.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)23.20.322.80.429.61.516.82.616.62.8
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)22.70.422.00.432.12.0DSUDSU20.72.9

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.� Age data are unadjusted. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from numerators.

b For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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

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

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.


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Internet Citation: Table 1_1_5-3a: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.