Table 1_4_3-3b

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_3.3b
Cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year for lung cancer,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 50.60.153.00.153.90.156.80.520.90.3
Age0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441.80.02.00.02.10.12.00.10.60.1
45-6457.10.361.30.361.60.375.71.016.90.5
65 and over298.40.9310.10.9317.91.0305.03.1129.22.3
GenderFemale40.00.242.00.243.50.239.00.514.40.3
Male65.10.267.80.267.70.384.00.929.60.6
Geographic locationbMetropolitan48.80.151.40.152.20.256.10.520.70.3
  Large central metro44.80.248.70.348.90.358.20.720.80.4
  Large fringe metro49.70.351.30.352.60.349.71.017.90.7
  Medium metro51.00.353.00.353.50.357.61.122.10.8
  Small metro53.80.455.30.455.50.558.51.722.61.4
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)57.90.459.10.459.60.460.81.722.21.4
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)59.70.560.50.560.50.564.72.126.42.2

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 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.

 

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