Table 1_4_1-2

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_4_1.2
All cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a United States, 1999-2003
  20032002200120001999
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 190.10.3193.50.3196.00.3199.60.3200.80.3
Age0-172.60.12.60.12.60.12.70.1DNADNA
18-4418.10.118.80.119.50.119.40.1DNADNA
45-64211.80.6214.50.6216.70.6221.20.6224.90.6
65 and over1082.71.71098.31.71105.71.81121.31.81121.11.8
RaceAI/AN119.32.7125.42.8131.03.0127.83.1134.83.4
NHOPI113.51.1113.61.2119.51.3121.91.3123.01.4
Black233.30.9238.81.0243.11.0248.51.0252.51.0
White188.50.3191.70.3193.90.3197.20.3197.90.3
EthnicityHispanic, all races126.60.9128.40.9132.30.9134.91.0134.81.0
Non-Hispanic, all races194.10.3197.40.3199.70.3203.10.3204.20.3
Non-Hispanic, Black237.31.0242.51.0246.71.0252.01.0255.91.0
Non-Hispanic, White192.40.3195.60.3197.40.3200.60.3201.20.3
GenderMale233.30.4238.90.4243.70.5248.90.5251.90.5
Female160.90.3163.10.3164.70.3167.60.3167.60.3
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school157.91.0136.00.8134.50.8140.70.9143.20.9
High school graduate135.30.6136.80.5135.30.5140.70.6140.00.6
At least some college70.40.372.50.372.40.375.30.377.30.3

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.

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_1-2: 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_4_1-2.html