Table 1_3_6-1

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_6.1
Colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a United States, 2004-2007
  2007200620052004
Population groupNumberRateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 53,58416.90.117.20.117.50.118.00.1
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441,6091.40.01.50.01.50.01.50.0
45-6413,85118.10.217.50.217.20.217.70.2
65 and over38,120100.60.5103.90.5106.30.5109.20.5
RaceAI/AN25211.50.811.20.812.00.812.10.8
NHOPI1,23810.90.310.90.311.20.311.30.4
Black6,92123.50.324.30.324.80.324.70.3
White45,17316.40.116.70.116.90.117.60.1
EthnicityHispanic, all races2,80412.00.212.60.212.40.312.60.3
Non-Hispanic, all races50,71717.20.117.50.117.80.118.30.1
Non-Hispanic, Black6,85224.00.324.70.325.20.325.10.3
Non-Hispanic, White42,40916.70.117.00.117.20.117.90.1
GenderMale27,12420.10.120.50.120.90.121.50.1
Female26,46014.40.114.70.114.80.115.30.1
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school1,09912.50.412.00.411.40.312.50.3
High school graduate2,95011.60.211.00.210.50.211.00.2
At least some college2,5786.10.16.00.16.10.16.20.1
Geographic locationcMetropolitan42,13616.50.116.90.117.20.1DNADNA
  Large central metro14,18616.50.117.20.117.20.118.00.1
  Large fringe metro12,26816.70.217.00.217.40.217.90.2
  Medium metro10,39316.10.216.60.216.90.217.20.2
  Small metro5,28917.00.216.90.217.30.217.40.2
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)6,69118.30.218.10.218.50.218.90.2
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)4,75718.90.318.70.319.00.319.80.3

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 Not all States reported education data.

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

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_3_6-1: 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_3_6-1.html