Table 5_2_4-1

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 5_2_4.1
HIV infection deaths per 100,000 population,a United States, 2004-2007
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSE
65 and over1.
EthnicityHispanic, all races4.
Non-Hispanic, all races3.
Non-Hispanic, Black17.
Non-Hispanic, White1.
Education,b ages 25-64Less than high school14.30.515.00.513.90.417.90.4
High school graduate7.
At least some college2.
Geographic locationcMetropolitan4.
  Large central metro6.
  Large fringe metro2.
  Medium metro3.
  Small metro2.
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)

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 October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 5_2_4-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.