Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetes as Any-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, by Sex, United States, 1988–2009
From 1988 to 2009, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rates for diabetes as any-listed diagnosis per 1,000 diabetic population decreased for males and for females. Throughout the period, the age-adjusted rates were similar among men and women. In 2009, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rate was 192.9 per 1,000 diabetic population for males and 258.1 for females.
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.
Page last modified: September 9, 2009
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