Rate of Inpatient Readmissions, by Income Quintile and by Patient Group (Percentage)

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

Notes

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).

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.

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