Table 6_2_1-2

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 6_2_1.2
Birth trauma - injury to neonate per 1,000 live births,a by race/ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalWhiteBlackAPI
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 1.80.02.00.01.40.12.00.11.40.1
GenderMale1.90.02.20.11.50.12.00.21.60.1
Female1.60.01.80.11.30.12.10.21.20.1
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)1.80.12.60.11.50.11.70.31.20.1
Second quartile1.60.11.70.11.00.22.50.31.30.1
Third quartile1.70.11.70.11.60.22.30.31.60.1
Fourth quartile (highest income)2.00.12.00.11.70.21.80.21.90.2
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan1.60.01.90.11.70.11.90.21.30.1
Large fringe metropolitan1.80.11.90.11.20.12.30.31.80.1
Medium metropolitan1.70.11.80.11.20.22.00.31.50.1
Small metropolitan1.50.11.60.11.00.3DSUDSU1.20.2
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)2.00.12.20.11.20.33.00.61.20.3
Not metropolitan or micropolitan2.60.13.00.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
 Noncore (nonmetropolitan)          
Expected payment sourcePrivate1.80.01.90.11.30.11.90.21.40.1
Medicare2.50.62.70.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicaid1.80.02.30.11.40.12.60.31.40.1
Other2.00.21.90.32.10.6DSUDSU2.50.5
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge1.50.11.40.21.40.3DSUDSU1.70.2
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast2.00.12.10.11.50.22.10.32.00.2
Midwest1.60.11.70.11.20.21.50.41.90.3
South1.80.02.20.11.40.11.90.31.20.1
West1.60.11.70.11.90.32.20.21.40.1
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit1.70.01.90.01.50.11.90.11.40.1
Private, for profit1.00.11.10.10.80.21.80.40.80.1
Public2.60.13.70.11.60.23.00.42.00.1
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching2.00.12.10.11.50.12.30.22.00.1
Nonteaching1.70.01.90.01.40.11.80.21.20.1
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan1.70.01.90.11.70.12.10.21.30.1
Large fringe metropolitan1.70.11.90.11.20.22.00.31.80.2
Medium metropolitan1.70.11.80.11.20.22.00.31.50.1
Small metropolitan1.40.11.60.11.10.3DSUDSU1.20.2
Micropolitan (nonmetropolitan)2.50.12.90.11.30.32.70.61.00.3
Noncore (nonmetropolitan)2.00.22.30.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Bed size of hospitalLess than 1001.50.11.70.1DSUDSUDSUDSU0.80.2
100-2991.70.01.90.11.30.11.70.21.30.1
300-4991.70.12.00.11.40.12.20.21.30.1
500 or more2.10.12.20.11.70.12.80.31.80.1

aExcludes preterm and osteogenesis imperfecta births. Rates are adjusted by gender. When reporting is by gender, there is no adjustment.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, 2007, and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1. The analysis file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 26 States: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_2_1-2: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/6_maternalchildhealth/T6_2_1-2.html