T8_2_9_1

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 8_2_9.3
Bacterial pneumonia admissions per 100,000 population,a age 18 and over,b by race/ethnicity, Hawaii, 2008
  2008
Population groupRateSE
Race/ethnicityWhite242.110.7
BlackDSUDSU
Hispanic251.046.7
API194.35.1
  NHOPI253.113.3
    Hawaiian200.512.2
    Other Pacific Islander1,102.2141.8
  Asian172.65.5
    Chinese163.417.5
    Filipino274.716.5
    Japanese125.45.7
    Other Asian512.860.8

a. Excluding sickle cell or hemoglobin-S conditions, transfers from other institutions, and obstetric admissions.

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

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

Key: SE: standard error. API: Asian or Pacific Islander; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Hawaii State Inpatient Databases (SID), 2008, and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 4.1.

 

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Internet Citation: T8_2_9_1: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_2_9_1.html