Table 3B.

Relative rates of death by race-ethnicity

GroupPatients (%)Person-YearsDeathsUnadjusted HR of Death (95% CI)Adjusted HR of Death (95% CI)ab
Non-Hispanic white4301 (28)15,8573221.00 (Referent)1.00 (Referent)
Non-Hispanic black3191 (21)13,6003141.13 (0.97 to 1.32)0.99 (0.84 to 1.16)
Hispanic2843 (19)10,1321310.64 (0.52 to 0.78)0.94 (0.74 to 1.20)
Asian/Pacific Islander4620 (30)16,6281940.58 (0.48 to 0.69)0.76 (0.61 to 0.95)
Other398 (2)1482230.77 (0.51 to 1.18)0.83 (0.55 to 1.28)
  • a Model includes age, gender, race-ethnicity, health insurance coverage, housing status, annual income, eGFR, diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive lung disease, HIV/AIDS, HBV, HCV, smoking, drug abuse, alcoholism, depression, hemoglobin, serum calcium, serum albumin, and urinalysis proteinuria.

  • b Multiple imputation performed for missing values of health insurance coverage, hemoglobin, serum calcium, serum albumin, and urinalysis proteinuria.