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Disparities Data Details HDS-24.2 by Geographic Region for 2007

Disparities Details by Geographic Region for 2007
HDS-24.2 : Heart failure hospitalizations (per 1,000 population, 75–84 years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 23.4 (2007)
2020 Target: 21.1 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National Hospital Discharge Survey (NHDS), CDC/NCHS; Population Estimates, Census
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 Geographic Region for HDS-24.2

HDS-24.2 Reduce hospitalizations of adults aged 75 to 84 years with heart failure as the principal diagnosis

Heart failure hospitalizations (per 1,000 population, 75–84 years)

2020 Baseline (year): 23.4 (2007)
2020 Target: 21.1 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Geographic Region 2007 2 Disparity
West 17.5
CI 13.1/21.9
SE 2.235
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Northeast 24.3
CI 17.2/31.3
SE 3.588
÷ 1.385
CI
1.000/ 1.909
South 24.7
CI 21.5/27.9
SE 1.629
÷ 1.407
CI
1.000/ 1.782
Midwest 25.9
CI 18.7/33.1
SE 3.679
÷ 1.480
CI
1.000/ 2.026
Average group rate excluding best group rate 25.0
...
SE 3.812
÷ 1.424
CI 1.000/ 1.976

2 Baseline has been revised. See Data Details for more information.

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 Geographic Region — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 17.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons treated in hospitals located in the West.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons treated in hospitals located in the Midwest.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 8.4 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 1.480 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other geographic region groups (excluding the best), 25.0 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was 1.424 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Region — 2007

Persons treated in hospitals located in the West achieved the best group rate for this objective, 17.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.

  • The rate among hospitals located in the Northeast was 1.385 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among hospitals located in the South was 1.407 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among hospitals located in the Midwest was 1.480 times the best group rate.
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