Table 8_3_2-7

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 8_3_2.7
Pediatric asthma admissions (excluding patients with cystic fibrosis or anomalies of the respiratory system and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, ages 2-17, by State, 2000, 2004-2007
 20072006200520042000
StateRateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSERateaSE
United States134.810.4144.110.5164.915.9155.512.4164.511.5
Arizona132.03.0123.12.9119.72.9131.13.1132.93.7
Arkansas104.34.2105.14.2109.34.2116.94.4DNCDNC
California81.91.092.31.098.21.1104.91.1140.51.3
Colorado139.63.7186.67.5135.53.6167.14.0138.43.7
Connecticut156.44.7172.45.0149.14.7148.94.5143.94.5
Florida146.82.0147.22.0156.92.1183.02.3204.12.6
Georgia117.32.4116.12.4147.02.7144.62.7125.62.6
Hawaii52.64.361.04.781.06.187.75.797.56.0
Illinois114.72.0131.42.1124.22.1128.82.1210.62.7
Indiana99.52.799.12.7106.92.8122.12.9DNCDNC
Iowa74.13.565.73.381.03.781.23.7107.44.0
Kansas172.36.4171.36.5139.75.2147.25.4127.94.8
Kentucky173.34.6174.14.5203.64.9212.75.1162.54.4
Maine65.95.378.45.8DNCDNCDNCDNC84.25.5
Maryland168.13.7163.23.6143.83.4160.83.6168.33.8
Massachusetts166.83.7154.63.5125.53.1143.33.4129.33.2
Michigan144.22.6151.62.6188.12.9174.92.8204.83.0
Minnesota125.73.5103.13.2102.23.2121.63.5DNCDNC
Missouri173.43.8173.33.8167.23.7171.33.7254.65.4
Nebraska89.14.875.14.5100.05.4102.15.6DNCDNC
Nevada96.84.189.84.0107.44.4125.44.8DNCDNC
New Hampshire66.75.161.84.956.54.654.44.5DNCDNC
New Jersey174.33.0176.43.0155.82.9175.83.0179.63.2
New York228.42.4251.02.5253.52.5283.82.6262.52.5
North Carolina123.22.5109.52.4124.52.6130.62.7153.63.1
Ohio129.92.4128.72.4135.32.4113.82.2DNCDNC
Oklahoma196.35.2181.64.9157.74.5DNCDNCDNCDNC
Oregon50.22.644.12.448.62.548.52.559.52.8
Rhode Island155.58.6139.18.2143.88.2154.08.6DNCDNC
South Carolina174.04.4150.44.1167.84.4192.25.3188.64.8
South DakotaDNCDNC85.48.473.07.2DNCDNCDNCDNC
Tennessee144.13.6146.13.6154.13.6155.73.5183.43.9
Texas144.01.7163.01.8138.61.9159.51.9175.52.4
Utah65.33.174.03.381.63.580.53.557.22.9
Vermont45.56.546.26.450.26.643.16.1DNCDNC
Virginia144.23.0136.22.9DNCDNCDNCDNC178.23.4
Washington90.52.690.32.6114.52.992.32.6122.83.0
West Virginia170.37.2165.37.0148.76.6171.47.3165.66.8
Wisconsin93.12.9100.83.0109.13.1100.42.9129.63.2
Wyoming201.114.3DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC

a Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population

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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