Table T2_1_3_6-2a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_1_3_6.2a
Colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population per year,a by race, United States, 2009
  TotalWhiteBlackAPIAI/AN
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 16.00.115.60.122.30.310.50.312.80.8
Age, not age adjusted0–17DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
18–441.50.01.40.02.00.11.20.11.60.3
45–6417.90.217.00.227.40.511.20.615.41.4
65 and over92.80.592.10.5117.31.857.32.064.55.0
GenderFemale13.50.113.10.118.80.38.70.412.41.0
Male19.30.118.80.127.70.512.80.513.21.2
Geographic locationbMetropolitan15.60.115.10.122.20.310.40.39.60.9
  Large central metro160.115.10.222.90.411.10.46.51.2
  Large fringe metro15.40.115.20.120.80.68.80.67.81.8
  Medium metro15.20.214.80.221.80.710.60.713.01.8
  Small metro16.20.215.90.221.51.010.11.812.62.4
Micropolitan16.90.216.40.224.81.113.11.716.82.2
Noncore18.80.318.50.322.11.2DSUDSU20.42.2

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 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: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_1_3_6-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/1_cancer/T2_1_3_6-2a.html