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Disparities Data Details HDS-24.2 by Geographic Region for 2009

Disparities Details by Geographic Region for 2009
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 2009 Disparity
Northeast 24.5
CI 14.1/35.0
SE 5.344
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Midwest 25.2
CI 15.2/35.3
SE 5.132
÷ 1.028
CI
1.000/ 1.678
South 25.7
CI 14.9/36.6
SE 5.534
÷ 1.047
CI
1.000/ 1.733
Average group rate excluding best group rate 25.5
...
SE 7.548
÷ 1.038
CI 1.000/ 1.900

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 — 2009
  • The best group rate for this objective, 24.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons treated in hospitals located in the Northeast.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons treated in hospitals located in the South.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 1.2 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other geographic region groups (excluding the best), 25.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Region — 2009

Persons treated in hospitals located in the Northeast achieved the best group rate for this objective, 24.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.

  • The rate among hospitals located in the Midwest was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among hospitals located in the South was <1.1 times the best group rate.
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