Table 8_2_7-3

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 8_2_7.3
Deaths per 1,000 admissions with pneumonia as principal diagnosis (excluding obstetric and neonatal admissions and transfers to another hospital), age 18 and over, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
Total40.80.244.90.249.00.255.20.274.00.2
Arizona23.31.831.41.733.11.739.71.855.11.9
Arkansas53.12.160.72.166.02.062.82.1DNCDNC
California44.50.747.10.749.40.755.80.672.60.7
Colorado30.22.230.62.238.22.239.62.354.92.4
Connecticut33.11.841.51.848.91.752.71.767.41.9
Florida33.00.935.90.940.60.948.30.962.70.9
Georgia43.01.449.21.451.41.357.71.480.01.4
Hawaii54.73.767.33.769.43.668.23.577.23.9
Illinois40.11.142.21.148.01.051.01.066.71.0
Iowa41.02.150.22.257.42.154.52.274.12.2
Kansas44.72.247.42.250.52.253.22.372.22.3
Kentucky46.71.645.81.650.51.550.91.676.81.6
Maine42.03.450.03.5DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Maryland26.21.629.81.633.61.642.51.761.31.7
Massachusetts38.91.444.61.450.91.455.21.476.41.4
Michigan30.11.232.81.238.71.142.01.166.31.2
Minnesota38.31.940.22.042.21.847.51.9DNCDNC
Missouri41.01.544.31.549.21.451.91.573.91.5
Nebraska56.92.860.52.951.72.859.12.9DNCDNC
Nevada35.82.940.02.838.62.745.42.8DNCDNC
New Hampshire48.83.754.83.758.33.860.93.8DNCDNC
New Jersey38.71.342.11.351.11.255.61.275.21.2
New York51.80.955.30.962.00.868.40.887.80.8
North Carolina47.01.353.51.458.11.364.61.387.91.4
Oklahoma53.11.855.41.865.51.7DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon41.42.348.32.449.92.358.02.576.12.5
Rhode Island38.03.348.13.345.73.146.23.2DNCDNC
South Carolina48.61.956.62.059.71.970.82.087.42.0
Tennessee45.01.352.21.452.21.358.51.384.51.3
Texas38.70.844.20.948.00.855.70.875.10.9
Utah31.83.640.03.436.73.143.63.461.83.4
Vermont49.94.961.65.663.05.272.85.3DNCDNC
Virginia46.81.648.01.6DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC
Washington40.31.941.91.946.41.852.72.067.81.9
West Virginia54.42.251.42.256.62.257.52.176.82.2
Wisconsin36.81.743.21.749.21.752.31.875.71.8
Wyoming54.66.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by age, gender, age-gender interactions, and All Patient Refined-Diagnosis Related Group (APR-DRG) risk of mortality score.

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 8_2_7-3: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_2_7-3.html