Table T4_2_1_1-1_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 4_2_1_1.1_2a
Emergency department visits triaged as immediate or emergent at which patients waited to see a physician for 1 hour or more, by race,a United States, 2009–2010
  TotalWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.51.119.31.128.62.1
Age0–1717.62.715.82.723.84.1
18–4424.71.622.71.630.33.3
45–6422.81.720.41.629.43.4
65 and over18.61.616.51.627.84.4
GenderFemale22.61.220.41.329.62.1
Male20.31.318.11.227.42.8

a Race and ethnicity data have missing values each year that are imputed. See dataset documentation available at http://ftp.cdc.gov/pub/Health_Statistics/NCHS/Dataset_Documentation/NHAMCS for details.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T4_2_1_1-1_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/nhqrdr12/4_timeliness/T4_2_1_1-1_2a.html