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Disparities Data Details HDS-24.3 by Geographic Region for 2010

Disparities Details by Geographic Region for 2010
HDS-24.3 : Heart failure hospitalizations (per 1,000 population, 85+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 38.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 34.8 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-24.3

HDS-24.3 Reduce hospitalizations of adults aged 85 years and older with heart failure as the principal diagnosis

Heart failure hospitalizations (per 1,000 population, 85+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 38.7 (2007)
2020 Target: 34.8 1
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Geographic Region 2010 Disparity
Midwest 42.4
CI 22.0/62.9
SE 10.411
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Northeast 44.3
CI 24.2/64.4
SE 10.247
÷ 1.044
CI
1.000/ 1.817
South 53.8
CI 32.3/75.4
SE 11.014
÷ 1.268
CI
1.000/ 2.145
Average group rate excluding best group rate 49.1
...
SE 15.043
÷ 1.156
CI 1.000/ 2.205

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 — 2010
  • The best group rate for this objective, 42.4 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by persons treated in hospitals located in the Midwest.
  • 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 11.4 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 1.268 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other geographic region groups (excluding the best), 49.1 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was 1.156 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Geographic Region — 2010

Persons treated in hospitals located in the Midwest achieved the best group rate for this objective, 42.4 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.

  • The rate among hospitals located in the Northeast was <1.1 times the best group rate.
  • The rate among hospitals located in the South was 1.268 times the best group rate.
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