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Disparities Data Details OA-10 by Sex for 2014

Disparities Details by Sex for 2014
OA-10 : Pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations among older adults (per 100,000 population, 65+ years)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 985.8 (2007)
2020 Target: 887.3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project-Nationwide Inpatient Sample (HCUP-NIS), AHRQ; 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 Sex for OA-10

OA-10 Reduce the rate of pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations among older adults

Pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations among older adults (per 100,000 population, 65+ years)

2020 Baseline (year): 985.8 (2007)
2020 Target: 887.3
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Spotlight on Disparities:
Sex 2014 Disparity
Female 938.9
CI 896.5/981.3
SE 21.652
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Male 993.3
CI 949.2/1,037.4
SE 22.502
÷ 1.058
CI
1.000/ 1.116

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 Sex — 2014
  • The better group rate for this objective, 938.9 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and older, was attained by the female population.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 993.3 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and older, was attained by the male population.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 54.4 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and older.
  • The worst group rate was <1.100 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Sex — 2014

The female population achieved the better group rate for this objective, 938.9 pressure ulcer-related hospitalizations per 100,000 persons aged 65 years and older.

The rate for male the population was <1.1 times the better group rate.

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