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Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetes as Any-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, by Age, United States, 1988–2009

From 1988 to 2009, hospital discharge rates for diabetes as any listed diagnosis per 1,000 diabetic population decreased across all age groups. Throughout the period, rates were higher among older age groups compared with those younger. In 2009, the hospital discharge rates were 198.3 per 1,000 diabetic population for people younger than 45 years, 202.8 for those aged 45–64 years, 309.6 for those aged 65–74 years, and 479.7 for those aged 75 years and older.

Graph showing Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetes as Any-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, by Age, United States, 1988–2009. Links for data figures, sources, methodology and data limitations, and detailed tables follow this figure.
 

YearAge Group
0–4445–6465–7475+
RateStd ErrorRateStd ErrorRateStd ErrorRateStd Error
1988343.042.4351.730.6482.553.1762.687.7
1989306.236.4304.927.1500.152.1801.0104
1990311.639.3364.030.9446.341.3886.1110
1991267.933.8333.127.3490.042.5794.8100
1992319.640.4368.233.0465.046.8718.284.8
1993259.829.0340.229.9530.155.0751.0101
1994289.033.4320.824.7551.253.1810.090.6
1995273.434.4340.628.0437.942.2735.586.8
1996323.149.9371.136.9584.375.9869.0132
1997239.419.4289.717.1410.927.6760.354.1
1998248.621.0287.116.8451.229.7766.959.3
1999232.718.2293.816.7463.429.6744.153.1
2000209.117.6283.616.9402.227.3699.354.6
2001216.015.7255.514.3402.725.3697.746.8
2002258.621.1274.014.7386.526.0650.646.9
2003270.322.4283.016.4383.327.0631.047.7
2004256.219.3255.514.6361.625.0622.347.1
2005217.918.1233.012.5369.425.5629.148.4
2006202.417.8236.714.8354.326.1529.242.3
2007240.822.6230.114.8304.723.1527.544.0
2008237.134.1203.024.4310.940.3550.372.2
2009198.328.1202.822.7309.638.3479.760.6

 

Methods and Limitations

Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Care Statistics, data from the National Hospital Discharge Survey and data from the National Health Interview Survey. Data computed by personnel in CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

 

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