Table 1_4_3_2

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_4_3.2
Lung cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a 2000-2003
  2003200220012000
Population groupNumberRateSENumberRateSENumberRateSENumberRateSE
Total 158,08454.10.1157,71354.90.1156,05455.30.1155,51656.10.1
Age, not age adjusted0-17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18-442,6542.30.02,8832.50.02,9702.60.02,9742.70.0
45-6443,33063.10.342,83464.20.341,81864.80.341,63667.20.3
65 and over112,093312.10.9111,990314.60.9111,256315.30.9110,900316.91.0
RaceAI/AN55631.31.455633.11.554734.21.548032.31.5
API2,41526.90.62,18025.60.62,21828.20.62,06228.10.6
Black16,37260.80.516,31661.90.516,01762.50.516,06564.00.5
White138,74154.50.1138,66155.30.1137,27255.60.1136,90956.20.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races4,13623.20.44,03823.70.43,81623.80.43,64324.80.4
Non-Hispanic, all races153,61456.20.1153,29256.90.1151,87857.20.1151,47857.90.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black16,25262.00.516,17062.90.515,88163.40.515,92364.90.5
  Non-Hispanic, White134,43556.70.2134,43557.50.2133,26457.70.2133,05858.20.2
GenderFemale68,12241.30.267,54241.60.265,63241.00.265,05241.30.2
Male89,96271.70.290,17173.20.290,42275.20.390,46476.70.3

a. Estimates are age adjusted to 2000 U.S. standard population. Age data are unadjusted. Respondents for which age is not reported are not included in the age adjustment calculations and are excluded from numerators.

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

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

 

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Internet Citation: Table 1_4_3_2: 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_4_3_2.html