Table T2_4_3_4-1

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_4_3_4.1
Hospital admissions for long-term complications of diabetesa per 100,000 population,b age 18 and over, United States, 2000, 2004–2009
 2009200820072006200520042000
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 114.53.4121.03.4123.33.1126.93.6122.43.3124.93.1117.82.8
Age18–4442.01.741.31.642.01.439.71.438.51.438.51.234.41.2
45–64148.44.6152.54.4156.44.4164.15.2159.74.7161.94.2153.54.5
65 and over292.78.9328.49.3331.88.5346.59.9331.99.2342.89.5325.87.7
  65–69242.38.0271.38.1274.58.2277.18.8274.48.3300.79.2274.07.6
  70–74285.99.1309.59.4316.48.8335.511.0320.010.1324.910.7319.88.5
  75–79320.212.1351.511.3365.210.4389.512.1364.210.9386.211.4361.49.9
  80–84358.012.5408.613.4404.312.1420.613.6410.513.0402.512.3393.011.4
  85 and over312.611.2365.212.7358.613.0375.713.4343.612.6332.111.8336.511.2
GenderMale133.33.9138.53.9141.63.6145.14.0139.33.8142.13.4133.73.2
Female99.13.1107.03.1108.42.9112.13.5108.63.0110.83.1104.72.8
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)170.48.0182.88.4182.28.6193.410.2179.38.0184.89.4193.99.3
Second quartile115.95.3123.34.9128.45.5133.25.6126.85.4129.35.1129.55.1
Third quartile97.15.2103.25.1103.44.3102.64.2104.94.6101.54.199.04.2
Fourth quartile (highest income)79.65.981.35.681.35.386.45.786.05.384.65.472.64.5
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan145.211.4152.211.7149.811.8162.513.6146.310.8150.912.1140.710.6
Large fringe metropolitan110.18.7112.68.8111.99.0109.38.4112.08.7111.88.7112.58.2
Medium metropolitan100.89.9106.410.6111.410.9118.912.0121.712.0106.810.395.410.7
Small metropolitan91.910.799.711.5113.813.398.412.194.212.4116.314.1103.911.4
Micropolitan101.86.4117.96.9122.37.3125.57.6117.07.0130.77.5114.97.5
Nonmetropolitan102.76.6108.96.3112.46.4118.16.6118.36.5127.27.9128.77.0
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast124.17.4129.57.9130.07.5156.712.3131.57.5137.29.9132.78.4
Midwest103.05.5111.54.8124.75.9111.64.8110.54.9122.15.9107.65.2
South126.46.6138.87.2134.25.6136.46.1140.96.7137.44.7130.24.5
West97.96.294.04.698.05.9100.35.395.75.895.45.393.35.2

a Consistent with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Prevention Quality Indicators software, diabetes must be the principal diagnosis ong-term complications include renal, eye, neurologic, circulatory, and other unspecified complications. Transfers from other institutions are excluded.

b Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. resident population for 2000 as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender only; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age only.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample and AHRQ Quality Indicators, version 4.1.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_4_3_4-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/4_diabetes/T2_4_3_4-1.html