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
  20032002200120001999
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 26.50.227.90.229.10.230.40.231.30.2
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU� DSU�DSUDSUDSU
18-440.00.00.10.00.10.00.00.0DSUDSU
45-647.40.17.40.27.40.27.60.27.90.2
65 and over180.81.1189.61.1194.51.2199.51.2205.41.2
RaceAI/AN17.81.915.21.819.02.119.62.216.72.2
NHOPI10.90.610.20.611.60.712.50.813.90.8
Black57.40.862.00.966.10.968.11.069.01.0
White24.40.225.70.226.60.227.80.228.70.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races20.20.621.60.723.50.721.60.723.00.8
Non-Hispanic, all races26.80.228.20.229.30.230.70.231.70.2
Non-Hispanic, Black58.20.962.80.966.81.068.81.069.71.0
Non-Hispanic, White24.60.225.80.226.70.228.00.228.90.2
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school4.30.23.90.23.80.24.20.24.20.2
High school graduate4.10.14.10.14.10.14.40.14.20.1
At least some college2.30.12.30.12.20.12.40.12.60.1

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. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/1_cancer/T1_4_2-2.html