Table 1_4_3-3a

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_3.3a
Cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year for lung cancer,a by race, United States, 2007
  TotalWhiteBlackAPIAI/AN
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 50.60.151.20.155.60.425.30.532.71.3
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441.80.01.80.02.00.11.10.1DSUDSU
45-6457.10.356.80.373.70.923.60.833.82.2
65 and over298.40.9304.91.0299.13.0149.33.4193.19.1
GenderFemale40.00.241.20.238.10.518.50.526.81.6
Male65.10.264.80.282.20.934.70.940.72.2
Geographic locationbMetropolitan48.80.149.30.254.80.525.20.526.01.5
  Large central metro44.80.244.20.356.20.726.00.717.62.0
  Large fringe metro49.70.350.80.348.91.022.11.026.93.5
  Medium metro51.00.351.30.356.91.126.81.236.43.2
  Small metro53.80.454.00.458.01.724.02.924.73.5
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)57.90.458.30.460.41.728.42.541.83.5
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)59.70.559.70.564.62.1DSUDSU46.43.4

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 1_4_3-3a: 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_3-3a.html