Table 1_4_3-1

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_3.1
Lung cancer deaths per 100,000 population,a United States, 2004-2007
  2007200620052004
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 50.60.151.50.152.60.153.20.1
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441.80.01.90.02.20.02.30.0
45-6457.10.358.70.360.40.361.60.3
65 and over298.40.9302.00.9306.70.9308.40.9
RaceAI/AN32.71.331.21.334.11.436.01.4
NHOPI25.30.525.20.525.70.526.20.5
Black55.60.456.80.558.40.559.80.5
White51.20.152.10.153.10.153.60.1
EthnicityHispanic, all races20.90.320.70.322.40.322.40.4
Non-Hispanic, all races53.00.153.90.154.80.155.40.1
Non-Hispanic, Black56.80.557.90.559.60.560.90.5
Non-Hispanic, White53.90.154.70.155.50.256.00.2
GenderMale65.10.267.00.269.00.270.10.2
Female40.00.240.00.240.50.240.90.2
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school56.10.860.50.856.00.758.10.7
High school graduate37.80.438.90.439.40.340.20.3
At least some college13.50.213.40.214.20.214.50.2
Geographic locationcMetropolitan48.80.149.90.151.10.1DNADNA
  Large central metro44.80.245.90.247.40.248.40.2
  Large fringe metro49.70.350.00.350.70.351.90.3
  Medium metro51.00.352.50.353.90.353.70.3
  Small metro53.80.455.80.457.20.457.30.4
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)57.90.458.10.458.60.458.50.4
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)59.70.558.90.559.20.560.10.5

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 Not all States reported education data.

c For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_3-1: 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_3-1.html