Table 1_3_4-1

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_3_4.1
Colorectal cancer diagnosed at advanced stagea per 100,000 population age 50 and over,b United States, 2000-2007
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 76.30.678.60.681.80.684.60.788.70.791.70.794.60.795.30.7
65 and over119.21.1124.51.2129.81.2135.11.2143.31.3147.31.3153.11.3154.21.4
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races78.20.680.10.783.50.786.40.790.30.793.80.796.50.797.40.8
  Non-Hispanic, White77.10.779.20.782.50.885.10.889.30.892.70.895.00.896.70.8
  Non-Hispanic, Black98.72.5100.32.5107.52.7111.62.7116.32.8115.22.8119.42.9118.82.9
Hispanic, all races59.21.665.21.866.11.867.71.971.

a Includes tumors diagnosed at a regional or distant stage.

b Data are 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/Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

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


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Internet Citation: Table 1_3_4-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.