Table 1_4_3-2

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_3.2
Lung cancer deaths per 100,000 population,a United States, 1999-2003
  20032002200120001999
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 54.10.154.90.155.30.156.10.155.50.1
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-442.30.02.50.02.60.02.70.0DSUDSU
45-6463.10.364.20.364.80.367.20.367.60.3
65 and over312.10.9314.60.9315.30.9316.91.0311.70.9
RaceAI/AN31.31.433.11.534.21.532.31.536.31.7
NHOPI26.90.625.60.628.20.628.10.627.90.7
Black60.80.561.90.562.50.564.00.564.80.5
White54.50.155.30.155.60.156.20.255.40.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races23.20.423.70.423.80.424.80.425.00.4
Non-Hispanic, all races56.20.156.90.157.20.157.90.157.20.1
Non-Hispanic, Black62.00.562.90.563.40.564.90.565.70.5
Non-Hispanic, White56.70.257.50.257.70.258.20.257.20.2
GenderMale71.70.273.20.275.20.341.30.276.90.3
Female41.30.241.60.241.00.276.70.340.20.2
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school58.80.648.20.546.10.549.10.549.80.5
High school graduate41.00.341.10.339.80.341.80.341.00.3
At least some college15.00.115.20.115.70.116.40.216.50.2

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.

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_3-2: 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_3-2.html