Table 1_4_2-3b

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_4_2.3b
Prostate cancer deaths per 100,000 male population,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 23.50.123.90.121.90.152.60.817.70.5
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-440.00.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45-647.20.17.50.16.40.218.00.74.80.4
65 and over165.11.0168.41.1156.91.1341.25.3116.63.3
Geographic locationbMetropolitan23.30.223.70.221.60.251.50.817.80.5
  Large central metro23.90.324.60.321.20.351.51.118.70.7
  Large fringe metro22.90.323.10.321.90.349.81.816.71.2
  Medium metro23.40.323.80.322.00.355.22.016.81.1
  Small metro22.40.422.60.421.20.448.22.716.91.9
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)24.10.424.30.422.60.459.12.817.01.9
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)24.70.524.90.523.00.560.53.315.32.5

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_2-3b: 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_4_2-3b.html