Table 6_2_2-3

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 6_2_2.3
Obstetric trauma with 3rd or 4th degree lacerations per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States32.30.136.20.140.10.140.40.151.70.1
Arizona32.50.837.00.836.90.838.30.851.70.8
Arkansas31.31.331.91.334.11.435.91.3DNCDNC
California29.70.332.50.334.80.435.40.441.60.3
Colorado31.20.933.40.943.31.044.31.055.11.0
Connecticut46.31.349.31.345.71.353.61.269.51.2
Florida27.50.628.60.532.10.634.80.641.70.5
Georgia34.40.738.30.740.10.742.10.746.20.7
Hawaii65.11.968.81.971.92.060.61.978.62.0
Illinois35.60.638.60.642.20.643.60.652.30.6
Iowa33.11.339.91.345.31.345.91.361.31.3
Kansas38.91.243.41.247.91.346.51.368.81.2
Kentucky45.91.148.51.151.31.254.41.263.81.1
Maine36.52.238.92.2DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland37.61.040.11.040.91.044.21.050.21.0
Massachusetts24.80.929.70.934.50.937.50.948.10.9
Minnesota41.30.943.70.947.80.952.60.9DNCDNC
Missouri38.30.940.10.941.90.947.50.959.70.9
Nebraska56.31.662.91.668.41.674.31.7DNCDNC
Nevada34.91.439.71.442.81.446.61.4DNCDNC
New Hampshire37.42.237.82.239.62.145.42.1DNCDNC
New Jersey39.60.843.70.845.90.8DNCDNC59.00.8
New York28.90.531.20.531.80.536.60.541.30.5
North Carolina33.80.737.30.738.50.744.80.751.30.7
Oklahoma36.31.238.31.241.31.2DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon36.31.138.11.241.81.241.21.246.91.1
Rhode Island42.02.238.52.348.22.248.02.2DNCDNC
South Carolina38.41.144.81.148.61.154.01.157.11.1
Tennessee36.40.936.90.939.80.941.90.948.80.9
Utah24.51.127.31.129.71.135.51.140.21.1
Vermont32.13.335.83.332.53.336.23.2DNCDNC
Virginia35.20.837.20.8DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington34.20.935.40.935.60.936.00.948.00.9
West Virginia29.91.835.21.833.71.839.41.847.81.8
Wisconsin29.70.932.60.936.40.937.50.946.90.9
Wyoming25.82.9DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by age.

DNC - Data were not collected.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) databases and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 3.1.� State estimates are from the State Inpatient Databases (SID). Not all States participate in HCUP.� Estimates for the total United States are from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, which is drawn from the SID and weighted to give national estimates.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 6_2_2-3: 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_2-3.html