Disparities Details by Age Group for 2016
HDS-19.1 : Heart attack patients who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival (percent)
This chart compares rates by population.
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 HDS-19.1
HDS-19.1 Increase the proportion of eligible patients with heart attacks who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival
Heart attack patients who receive fibrinolytic therapy within 30 minutes of hospital arrival (percent)
|45-64 years|| 55.0
|65 years and over|| 52.8
|18-44 years|| 37.9
|Average group rate excluding best group rate||
CI 1.000/ 1.785
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.
- The best group rate for this objective, 55.0%, was attained by persons aged 45-64 years.
- The worst group rate for this objective, 37.9%, was attained by persons aged 18-44 years.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 17.0 percentage points.
- The best group rate was 1.449 times the worst group rate.
- The best group rate was 1.212 times the average rate for all other age groups (excluding the best), 45.4%.
Persons aged 45-64 years achieved the best group rate for this objective, 55.0%.
The best group rate was:
- <1.1 times the rate among persons aged 65 years and over.
- 1.449 times the rate among persons aged 18-44 years.