Table 6_2_4-3

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_4.3
Obstetric trauma with 3rd or 4th degree lacerations per 1,000 cesarean deliveries, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States3.60.23.90.24.10.24.40.24.70.3
Arizona4.30.44.30.44.40.44.80.55.30.9
Arkansas2.30.42.50.42.40.42.70.5DNCDNC
California2.90.13.10.13.20.13.20.13.50.2
Colorado4.90.54.60.55.00.65.40.66.80.8
Connecticut3.20.54.50.64.70.66.30.75.40.8
Florida2.90.22.60.22.60.23.00.23.50.3
Georgia3.00.33.40.33.10.33.40.34.20.4
Hawaii4.81.05.11.14.91.15.31.29.41.8
Illinois3.60.33.70.33.90.33.80.35.40.4
Iowa3.30.53.50.63.70.63.70.65.90.9
Kansas3.70.53.30.54.30.63.70.63.70.7
Kentucky2.90.43.20.42.80.44.40.53.60.6
Maine7.41.33.70.9DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland4.40.44.20.44.30.54.70.55.60.6
Massachusetts3.80.44.60.46.30.56.90.58.40.7
Minnesota6.50.65.90.67.90.78.20.7DNCDNC
Missouri3.70.43.20.43.80.44.30.44.80.6
Nebraska4.60.83.50.73.30.75.40.9DNCDNC
Nevada3.30.53.60.52.60.53.30.6DNCDNC
New Hampshire6.01.26.21.39.11.66.91.4DNCDNC
New Jersey2.80.33.10.33.40.3DNCDNC4.10.4
New York3.60.24.40.24.20.24.60.24.10.3
North Carolina3.70.34.00.34.00.35.60.45.90.5
Oklahoma3.30.43.40.42.70.4DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon3.60.54.00.55.00.64.60.65.00.7
Rhode Island4.01.03.10.94.41.07.31.4DNCDNC
South Carolina3.70.44.40.54.50.54.30.54.90.6
Tennessee3.80.44.20.44.80.44.80.43.80.4
Utah3.20.52.90.53.10.54.00.64.90.8
VermontDSUDSU10.42.68.32.39.52.5DNCDNC
Virginia4.30.34.40.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington5.30.56.00.56.50.57.30.65.90.6
West Virginia1.80.52.80.63.40.73.20.72.90.8
Wisconsin4.60.54.40.56.00.65.50.66.60.8
WyomingDSUDSUDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are observed rates and are not adjusted for age or severity.

DNC - Data were not collected.

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

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_4-3: 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_4-3.html