TABLE A.5 Preliminary Results from the Experimental Disease-Based Indexes (CPI January 1999 to December 2004)

Disease

With Updatesa

Without Updatesa

With Updatesb

Without Updatesb

Infectious and parasitic diseases

66.33

39.28

44.23

29.70

Neoplasms

34.70

42.53

35.34

36.30

Endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases and immunity disorders

46.05

34.68

43.61

29.23

Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs

20.01

42.63

18.04

30.06

Mental disorders

7.80

37.09

13.08

33.96

Diseases of the nervous system and sense organs

51.21

37.59

37.73

29.34

Diseases of the circulatory system

39.21

41.82

36.77

31.21

Diseases of the respiratory system

37.36

39.40

34.15

32.37

Diseases of the digestive system

24.69

41.82

34.69

33.63

Diseases of the genitourinary system

34.72

40.88

36.81

33.37

Complications of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium

15.92

41.84

21.52

31.64

Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

71.01

36.03

49.43

29.70

Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

20.89

37.48

29.46

29.37

Congenital anomalies

69.95

43.41

79.66

36.87

Injury and poisoning

63.29

41.71

50.62

36.17

Other conditions

33.02

35.61

39.37

29.58

No diagnosis

21.63

27.14

19.61

27.61

aWeighted by total expenditures.

bWeighted by out-of-pocket expenditures.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics handout at the workshop; see text.



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