Table 1_4_2-3a

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_2.3a
Prostate cancer deaths per 100,000 male population,a by race, United States, 2007
  TotalWhiteBlackAPIAI/AN
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 23.50.121.60.151.50.810.40.514.11.4
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-440.00.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-647.20.16.20.117.50.71.60.3DSUDSU
65 and over165.11.0154.41.0334.15.168.73.584.99.1
Geographic locationbMetropolitan23.30.221.40.250.30.810.20.511.31.7
  Large central metro23.90.320.90.349.91.19.80.7DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro22.90.321.70.349.01.89.11.2DSUDSU
  Medium metro23.40.321.70.354.51.912.41.315.33.5
  Small metro22.40.421.00.447.92.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)24.10.422.40.458.92.813.82.819.54.1
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)24.70.522.90.560.23.3DSUDSU17.93.4

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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 1_4_2-3a: 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_2-3a.html