Disparities Details by Sex for 2009
HDS-24.3 : Heart failure hospitalizations (per 1,000 population, 85+ years)
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 Sex 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)
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 better group rate for this objective, 42.1 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by the female population.
- The worse group rate for this objective, 56.5 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by the male population.
- The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 14.4 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
- The worst group rate was 1.342 times the best group rate.
The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 42.1 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
The rate for male the population was 1.342 times the better group rate.