Table 1_1_5-3b

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_5.3b
Breast cancer deaths per 100,000 female population,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 22.90.123.60.123.00.132.20.414.50.3
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-444.50.14.80.14.20.18.40.33.20.2
45-6437.30.338.60.336.70.458.21.124.80.8
65 and over106.90.7110.20.7111.80.8124.42.559.32.0
Geographic locationbMetropolitan22.90.123.70.123.00.132.40.514.70.3
  Large central metro23.20.224.50.223.30.333.80.715.20.5
  Large fringe metro23.40.223.90.223.60.330.81.013.40.8
  Medium metro22.10.322.60.322.20.331.01.014.60.8
  Small metro22.90.423.30.422.90.431.41.613.71.3
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)23.20.323.60.423.20.429.71.513.11.4
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)22.70.422.90.422.20.432.12.011.81.9

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: SE: standard error.

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

 

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Internet Citation: Table 1_1_5-3b: 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_5-3b.html