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Disparities Data Details CKD-14.3 by Age Group for 2008

Disparities Details by Age Group for 2008
CKD-14.3 : Cardiovascular disease deaths among persons on dialysis (per 1,000 patient years at risk)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 90.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 81.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: United States Renal Data System (USRDS), NIH/NIDDK
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Age Group for CKD-14.3

CKD-14.3 Reduce the number of cardiovascular deaths for persons on dialysis

Cardiovascular disease deaths among persons on dialysis (per 1,000 patient years at risk)

2020 Baseline (year): 90.3 (2007)
2020 Target: 81.3 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Age Group 2008 Disparity
<18 years 10.2
CI 4.9/15.6
SE 2.735
÷ 1.000
Best rate
18-44 years 30.8
CI 29.3/32.3
SE 0.764
÷ 3.013
CI
1.000/ 4.685
45-64 years 65.3
CI 64.0/66.6
SE 0.668
÷ 6.386
CI
1.000/ 9.915
65 years and over 126.4
CI 124.6/128.3
SE 0.932
÷ 12.356
CI
1.000/19.181
Average group rate excluding best group rate 74.2
...
SE 0.974
÷ 7.251
CI 1.000/11.261

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2008
  • The best group rate for this objective, 10.2 deaths per 1,000 patient years at risk, was attained by persons aged <18 years.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 126.4 deaths per 1,000 patient years at risk, was attained by persons aged 65 years and over.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 116.2 deaths per 1,000 patient years at risk.
  • The worst group rate was 12.356 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 74.2 deaths per 1,000 patient years at risk, was 7.251 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Age Group — 2008

Persons aged <18 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 10.2 deaths per 1,000 patient years at risk.

  • The rate among persons aged 18-44 years was 3.013 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 45-64 years was 6.386 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons aged 65 years and over was 12.356 times the best group rate.
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