Table T2_6_2_1-2

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_6_2_1.2
Birth trauma - injury to newborn per 1,000 live births,a by race/ethnicity,b United States, 2009
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalWhiteBlackAPIHispanic, all races
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 2.160.072.450.101.820.132.240.241.700.10
GenderMale2.340.092.610.112.020.172.480.321.900.14
Female1.970.082.280.111.620.151.990.271.500.11
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)2.110.122.740.221.650.173.190.631.530.16
Second quartile2.150.102.390.141.970.212.860.451.550.14
Third quartile2.060.102.230.131.900.261.930.371.880.19
Fourth quartile (highest income)2.330.132.490.172.090.291.950.272.130.23
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan1.910.122.270.171.790.182.010.261.570.16
Large fringe metropolitan2.300.132.460.152.000.272.040.262.210.20
Medium metropolitan1.960.142.080.181.780.26DSUDSU1.710.20
Small metropolitan2.480.252.820.291.530.38DSUDSU1.820.38
Micropolitan2.370.182.580.231.640.384.050.971.120.26
Nonmetropolitan2.710.283.000.341.930.54DSUDSUDSUDSU
Expected payment sourcePrivate insurance2.310.092.530.111.940.212.120.241.590.15
Medicaid2.020.092.320.141.820.162.730.441.730.14
Other insurance2.090.252.370.32DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge1.940.182.160.311.350.37DSUDSU2.050.31
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast2.430.212.830.271.670.261.640.361.780.27
Midwest2.070.132.290.151.640.361.840.451.640.26
South2.210.132.460.181.950.172.470.321.890.20
West1.970.132.280.181.770.292.460.461.550.15
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit2.260.102.530.121.950.172.240.291.780.13
Private, for profit1.730.131.940.151.370.212.020.411.520.24
Public2.110.152.470.221.660.222.720.581.660.26
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching2.290.142.580.202.040.242.080.271.970.18
Nonteaching2.100.092.400.111.660.142.330.331.580.13
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan2.010.132.340.181.910.212.040.241.650.17
Large fringe metropolitan2.220.142.430.181.790.282.020.322.130.21
Medium metropolitan1.920.152.030.181.800.25DSUDSU1.560.20
Small metropolitan2.530.272.850.301.710.40DSUDSU1.830.35
Micropolitan2.440.252.680.321.390.353.921.001.230.29
Nonmetropolitan3.070.533.470.66DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Bed size of hospitalLess than 1002.120.172.420.211.080.32DSUDSU1.130.20
100–2992.180.132.520.171.760.222.530.561.640.15
300–4992.090.132.380.161.880.202.140.261.700.23
500 or more2.230.182.420.241.940.291.820.292.030.22

a Consistent with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicators software. Excludes newborns weighing less than 2,000 grams and newborns with injury to brachial plexus or with osteogenesis imperfecta.

b Rates are observed rates and are not adjusted for gender or severity.

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

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, and AHRQ Quality Indicators, modified version 4.1. The analysis file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 36 States: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_6_2_1-2: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/6_maternalchildhealth/T2_6_2_1-2.html