Figure 2: Rate of Inpatient Readmissions by Urban/Rural Residence, Overall and by Patient Group (Figure 3 in the report)

Notes

Rates and 95% confidence intervals.

Rates were significantly different for rural patients for the following patient groups: obstetric, medical and surgical.

Sources

Discharge Abstract Database, 2010–2011, Canadian Institute for Health Information; Fichier des hospitalisations MED-ÉCHO, 2009–2010, ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux du Québec.