Table 6_2_3-3

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_3.3
Obstetric trauma with 3rd or 4th degree lacerations per 1,000 instrument-assisted vaginal deliveries, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States147.60.8160.60.8168.00.7179.30.7204.00.6
Arizona137.25.1162.65.1168.05.1183.95.1185.74.9
Arkansas119.57.5119.37.4133.57.4141.07.5DNCDNC
California124.72.1131.52.0145.12.0149.61.9159.31.7
Colorado162.86.0188.95.8189.95.5200.05.5218.44.6
Connecticut186.88.2196.68.0189.87.3231.07.0252.46.4
Florida115.94.1119.33.9130.73.8146.13.8174.53.4
Georgia142.84.1143.14.0158.44.1167.34.0188.13.7
Hawaii194.413.0171.913.5199.713.2173.312.6236.911.2
Illinois155.13.8170.13.7184.43.6179.53.5201.13.1
Iowa178.56.9186.66.8183.66.7209.26.7230.26.1
Kansas178.07.1186.57.0201.67.1215.86.8231.36.4
Kentucky144.86.4150.16.5169.96.2171.25.9218.55.1
Maine184.014.6176.314.1DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland165.36.0159.26.0180.96.0187.65.7199.14.9
Massachusetts154.96.7181.86.4178.26.3184.55.9223.35.2
Minnesota179.15.1195.94.9191.84.9212.54.8DNCDNC
Missouri160.35.5165.45.4165.65.4181.55.3188.94.3
Nebraska247.39.0240.18.8258.78.5269.18.6DNCDNC
Nevada142.07.6160.77.4172.27.3180.57.7DNCDNC
New Hampshire187.014.5208.914.1229.714.0211.113.2DNCDNC
New Jersey174.35.4180.05.2183.85.1DNCDNC206.04.2
New York145.64.0159.94.0169.74.0177.03.7198.93.5
North Carolina149.84.5173.54.3173.34.2189.24.2203.83.5
Oklahoma145.66.4142.16.4160.16.7DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon167.37.7187.87.8176.17.7191.87.4193.16.5
Rhode Island148.913.9189.913.8191.013.2202.913.0DNCDNC
South Carolina156.06.0157.95.9170.05.9172.15.9193.35.1
Tennessee138.45.1162.94.9151.35.0167.04.9184.74.5
Utah136.76.2144.85.9164.55.9185.95.8203.44.9
Vermont142.420.1208.118.7220.318.7198.518.1DNCDNC
Virginia154.04.9171.34.7DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington176.75.0170.55.0182.75.0187.24.9228.64.6
West Virginia129.110.8144.610.4149.110.1148.59.9187.47.9
Wisconsin174.95.5169.25.3176.95.2185.65.3231.44.9
Wyoming145.216.6DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

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.

 

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Internet Citation: Table 6_2_3-3: 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_3-3.html