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Disparities Data Details HDS-24.2 by Marital Status for 2007

Disparities Details by Marital Status 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 Marital Status 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
Marital Status 2007 2 Disparity
Divorced or separated 8.7
CI 4.8/12.6
SE 1.999
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Married 11.2
CI 8.8/13.6
SE 1.241
÷ 1.289
CI
1.000/ 1.961
Widowed 16.7
CI 13.6/19.7
SE 1.574
÷ 1.916
CI
1.000/ 2.884
Single 41.2
CI 25.3/57.1
SE 8.104
÷ 4.741
CI
1.000/ 7.797
Average group rate excluding best group rate 23.0
...
SE 5.903
÷ 2.649
CI 1.000/ 4.666

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 Marital Status — 2007
  • The best group rate for this objective, 8.7 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons who were divorced or separated.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 41.2 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons who were single.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 32.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 4.741 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other marital status groups (excluding the best), 23.0 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was 2.649 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Marital Status — 2007

Persons who were divorced or separated achieved the best group rate for this objective, 8.7 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.

  • The rate among persons who were married was 1.289 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons who were widowed was 1.916 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among persons who were single was 4.741 times the best group rate.
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