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Disparities Data Details HDS-24.3 by Race and Ethnicity for 2010

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity 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 Race and Ethnicity 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:
Race and Ethnicity 2010 Disparity
White only 38.1
CI 27.9/48.2
SE 5.188
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Black or African American only 54.8
CI 27.3/82.3
SE 14.049
÷ 1.439
CI
1.000/ 2.321

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 Race and Ethnicity — 2010
  • The better group rate for this objective, 38.1 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by White only persons.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 54.8 hospitalizations per 1,000 population, was attained by Black or African American only persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 16.7 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 1.439 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2010

White only persons achieved the better group rate for this objective, 38.1 hospitalizations per 1,000 population.

The rate for the Black or African American only population was 1.439 times the best group rate.

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