Table 1_4_2-2

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_2.2
Prostate cancer deaths per 100,000 male population,a United States, 1999-2003
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
65 and over180.81.1189.61.1194.51.2199.51.2205.41.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races20.20.621.60.723.50.721.60.723.00.8
Non-Hispanic, all races26.
Non-Hispanic, Black58.20.962.80.966.
Non-Hispanic, White24.
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school4.
High school graduate4.
At least some college2.

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.

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.


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Internet Citation: Table 1_4_2-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.