Table 1_3_6_3b

2011 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 1_3_6.3b
Colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 16.90.117.20.116.70.124.00.312.00.2
Age, not age adjusted0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-441.40.01.50.01.50.01.90.10.90.1
45-6418.10.218.60.217.40.229.80.612.80.4
65 and over100.60.5102.90.5102.40.6127.62.066.21.6
GenderFemale14.40.114.70.114.20.120.20.310.10.3
Male20.10.120.50.119.90.129.60.514.50.4
Geographic locationbMetropolitan16.50.116.90.116.30.123.70.311.80.2
  Large central metropolitan16.50.117.20.216.20.224.00.411.80.3
  Large fringe metropolitan16.70.216.90.216.60.223.90.711.70.6
  Medium metropolitan16.10.216.40.216.10.222.40.711.80.5
  Small metropolitan17.00.217.20.216.70.324.91.113.11.0
Micropolitan18.30.218.40.217.90.226.61.114.51.1
Noncore18.90.318.90.318.60.325.31.314.81.6

a. Estimates are age adjusted to 2000 U.S. standard population, except where indicated. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from numerators.

b. For more information, see the National Vital Statistics System entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: Table 1_3_6_3b: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/1_cancer/T1_3_6_3b.html