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Age-Adjusted Hospital Discharge Rates for Diabetes as Any-Listed Diagnosis per 1,000 Diabetic Population, by Race, 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 whites and for blacks. Throughout the period, rates were higher among blacks than whites. In 2009, the age-adjusted hospital discharge rate was 1.7 times higher among blacks than whites (265.6 vs.160.5 per 1,000 diabetic population).

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

YearRace
WhiteBlack
RateStd ErrorRateStd Error
1988338.832.0351.656.6
1989289.424.8469.792.2
1990292.924.2374.781.8
1991251.922.2444.6101
1992272.127.6438.580.2
1993247.122.6325.054.6
1994266.424.0360.359.6
1995243.323.0408.983.4
1996293.731.2446.3114
1997222.215.2291.134.0
1998231.816.2344.144.6
1999217.714.6337.242.8
2000186.013.0315.838.0
2001197.913.2282.629.0
2002226.117.8290.432.8
2003212.117.2332.038.4
2004194.114.2318.638.4
2005170.313.2298.734.8
2006174.014.8234.023.4
2007187.817.8284.434.2
2008156.723.0361.576.0
2009160.523.4265.646.4

 

Methods and Limitations

Detailed Data Table

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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