Table T2_6_2_2-1

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_6_2_2.1
Obstetric traumaa per 1,000 vaginal deliveries without instrument assistance,b United States, 2000, 2004–2009
  2009200820072006200520042000
Population groupRateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSERateSE
Total 22.20.423.70.423.80.425.60.428.50.530.00.439.20.5
Age10–1436.76.932.76.437.86.246.27.340.35.750.56.864.76.5
15–1723.91.326.01.428.31.527.91.534.31.734.61.644.92.1
18–2419.30.621.30.621.50.623.50.626.31.026.70.735.71.1
25–3424.90.726.20.725.90.727.60.730.50.733.00.842.21.0
35–5418.80.819.40.620.60.722.00.824.60.824.90.933.81.0
Median income of patient's ZIP CodeFirst quartile (lowest income)18.10.519.80.519.10.519.90.522.30.522.80.532.10.8
Second quartile20.60.522.80.522.10.523.60.527.50.628.30.636.50.7
Third quartile24.10.624.50.525.10.527.60.530.00.632.20.740.30.8
Fourth quartile (highest income)26.10.728.40.829.70.732.50.735.20.836.20.746.11.0
Location of patient residenceLarge central metropolitan21.10.724.00.723.20.725.60.727.31.027.80.736.41.0
Large fringe metropolitan24.30.725.10.626.50.627.00.732.50.732.50.841.71.0
Medium metropolitan22.30.723.10.723.10.726.10.727.50.729.90.840.51.1
Small metropolitan21.30.920.40.821.90.823.20.925.81.131.11.141.61.4
Micropolitan19.90.823.30.822.60.824.60.827.81.029.81.036.21.4
Nonmetropolitan21.81.222.01.123.61.022.31.027.11.129.21.137.71.4
Expected payment sourcePrivate insurance28.20.629.30.529.80.531.90.534.40.636.30.645.70.6
Medicare11.92.317.42.417.42.324.94.626.83.519.23.620.93.3
Medicaid14.60.315.90.415.80.417.40.420.30.719.80.426.90.7
Other insurance20.81.424.01.623.21.426.91.626.91.734.11.837.62.3
Uninsured/self-pay/no charge19.61.121.31.123.71.223.31.025.51.325.21.333.71.8
Region of inpatient treatmentNortheast23.51.024.81.024.10.927.30.929.10.830.70.943.81.1
Midwest22.70.824.10.724.90.726.10.728.60.831.10.941.91.1
South22.40.623.80.623.80.625.20.628.90.929.10.738.61.0
West20.40.722.50.722.50.724.50.827.10.829.20.833.50.9
Ownership/control of hospitalPrivate, not for profit23.00.424.40.424.20.426.20.428.30.531.60.540.50.6
Private, for profit19.81.019.90.821.41.022.90.824.80.924.71.031.71.3
Public20.00.823.30.823.91.024.70.932.21.426.11.037.11.5
Teaching status of hospitalTeaching22.00.725.40.723.50.725.90.629.91.031.00.841.61.2
Nonteaching22.20.422.70.424.00.425.40.427.80.529.30.538.00.6
Location of hospitalLarge central metropolitan20.90.624.20.723.70.625.40.728.00.927.90.736.31.0
Large fringe metropolitan25.00.824.60.726.00.727.50.932.10.832.70.942.61.1
Medium metropolitan22.10.723.00.723.20.726.20.727.00.729.90.840.51.1
Small metropolitan21.10.920.60.922.30.922.90.927.31.331.91.342.71.6
Micropolitan20.10.923.10.922.00.823.60.927.91.128.81.134.81.5
Nonmetropolitan23.12.223.31.925.11.723.61.825.11.529.91.937.42.0
Bed size of hospitalLess than 10021.60.921.20.823.00.823.50.827.20.928.51.036.61.3
100–29921.40.522.50.523.60.525.20.628.40.628.70.638.40.9
300–49922.20.725.00.724.70.725.60.728.30.832.50.839.91.0
500 or more23.60.925.11.023.10.926.90.829.51.429.51.040.61.2

a Consistent with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicators software, obstetric trauma must involve 3rd or 4th degree lacerations.

b Rates are adjusted by age using U.S. hospitalizations for 2000 as the standard population. When reporting is by age, there is no adjustment.

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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_6_2_2-1: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/6_maternalchildhealth/T2_6_2_2-1.html