Table 4_1_3-4

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 4_1_3.4
Adults age 18 and over who have had their blood cholesterol checked within the preceding 5 years,a by State, 2001-2005 and 2007
 200720052004200320022001
StatePercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
All reporting States74.80.272.80.272.60.473.30.272.40.373.30.2
Alabama76.00.972.11.0DNCDNC72.80.9DNCDNC73.20.9
Alaska71.81.368.21.3DNCDNC68.41.2DNCDNC69.31.3
Arizona71.21.566.51.3DNCDNC70.21.2DNCDNC72.01.1
Arkansas69.10.866.70.8DNCDNC69.60.8DNCDNC69.61.0
California75.20.872.50.7DNCDNC71.50.8DNCDNC71.60.8
Colorado73.90.571.50.7DNCDNC71.70.872.60.871.41.1
Connecticut79.60.877.90.9DNCDNC78.40.7DNCDNC78.50.6
Delaware79.51.177.90.9DNCDNC77.30.9DNCDNC78.20.9
District of Columbia83.91.080.10.9DNCDNC82.21.179.81.180.01.1
Florida75.20.674.30.8DNCDNC78.11.075.00.775.60.8
Georgia78.60.875.50.8DNCDNC75.90.7DNCDNC75.00.8
Hawaii73.00.871.70.8DNCDNC71.50.9DNCDNC75.20.9
Idaho66.50.966.50.8DNCDNC67.80.8DNCDNC65.10.8
Illinois73.60.971.30.8DNCDNC70.30.770.21.070.81.1
Indiana72.70.870.80.7DNCDNC71.50.7DNCDNC71.90.8
Iowa71.00.870.90.8DNCDNC69.80.869.90.970.30.9
Kansas71.70.769.80.6DNCDNC69.10.8DNCDNC71.60.7
Kentucky73.71.073.20.8DNCDNC73.50.8DNCDNC71.90.8
Louisiana72.70.873.81.071.60.671.70.7DNCDNC73.00.7
Maine79.10.876.50.9DNCDNC75.31.1DNCDNC75.71.0
Maryland79.20.778.70.7DNCDNC77.70.9DNCDNC79.40.8
Massachusetts81.50.578.20.7DNCDNC80.90.6DNCDNC80.80.5
Michigan77.40.775.10.5DNCDNC74.30.9DNCDNC73.80.8
Minnesota75.90.974.91.074.80.875.80.8DNCDNC75.50.8
Mississippi72.80.869.90.9DNCDNC70.50.8DNCDNC70.70.9
Missouri72.60.972.10.9DNCDNC70.71.0DNCDNC71.20.9
Montana69.30.966.70.9DNCDNC68.21.066.11.168.41.1
Nebraska72.70.970.30.7DNCDNC68.40.8DNCDNC65.00.9
Nevada69.91.166.21.3DNCDNC67.21.2DNCDNC71.51.2
New Hampshire77.90.879.00.7DNCDNC78.30.7DNCDNC76.80.7
New Jersey77.80.976.10.6DNCDNC77.40.5DNCDNC78.50.7
New Mexico68.30.866.50.8DNCDNC67.70.8DNCDNC68.30.9
New York78.60.876.70.7DNCDNC75.90.7DNCDNC76.60.8
North Carolina77.20.671.60.5DNCDNC74.50.8DNCDNC74.80.9
North Dakota71.80.971.00.8DNCDNC68.70.968.71.070.90.9
Ohio72.40.771.90.870.71.172.90.969.00.971.20.9
Oklahoma69.80.770.40.767.90.770.30.6DNCDNC70.90.9
Oregon69.40.967.30.5DNCDNC67.50.865.41.069.31.0
Pennsylvania74.90.873.10.6DNCDNC73.60.8DNCDNC73.70.9
Rhode Island79.71.079.70.9DNCDNC81.20.8DNCDNC80.10.8
South Carolina77.60.778.00.6DNCDNC77.50.776.90.978.10.9
South Dakota71.90.869.90.7DNCDNC68.90.769.70.868.70.7
Tennessee76.51.175.41.074.41.075.11.073.20.969.01.0
Texas69.90.667.10.7DNCDNC69.80.7DNCDNC70.80.6
Utah69.50.867.10.8DNCDNC68.60.9DNCDNC70.00.9
Vermont74.20.774.20.7DNCDNC75.40.8DNCDNC75.40.7
Virginia78.30.977.40.875.20.976.30.875.50.976.20.9
Washington72.30.470.80.4DNCDNC72.20.4DNCDNC70.30.8
West Virginia75.30.974.20.9DNCDNC74.80.9DNCDNC73.70.9
Wisconsin75.80.971.70.8DNCDNC74.20.8DNCDNC70.80.9
Wyoming72.20.873.00.8DNCDNC72.20.8DNCDNC71.90.9

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using five age groups: 18-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-64, and 65 and over.

DNC - Data were not collected by the State.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System.

 

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