Table 1: Rate of Inpatient Readmissions, by Income Quintile and by Patient Group (Percentage) (Table 6 in the report)


About 0.9% of patients could not be assigned to neighbourhood income quintiles.

There was a statistically significant difference in readmission rates between the lowest and the highest income quintiles in all patient groups (p<0.05).


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.