Table 1_3_6-3b

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_3_6.3b
Colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 16.90.117.20.116.70.124.00.312.00.2
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441.40.01.50.01.50.01.90.10.90.1
45-6418.10.218.60.217.40.229.80.612.80.4
65 and over100.60.5102.90.5102.40.6127.62.066.21.6
GenderFemale14.40.114.70.114.20.120.20.310.10.3
Male20.10.120.50.119.90.129.60.514.50.4
Geographic locationbMetropolitan16.50.116.90.116.30.123.70.311.80.2
  Large central metro16.50.117.20.216.20.224.00.411.80.3
  Large fringe metro16.70.216.90.216.60.223.90.711.70.6
  Medium metro16.10.216.40.216.10.222.40.711.80.5
  Small metro17.00.217.20.216.70.324.91.113.11.0
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)18.30.218.40.217.90.226.61.114.51.1
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)18.90.318.90.318.60.325.31.314.81.6

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_3_6-3b: 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_3_6-3b.html