Distribution of hospice patients in the U.S. by ethnicity 2012-2014

This statistic displays the distribution of U.S. hospice patients by ethnicity from 2012 to 2014. In 2012, 6.9 percent of hospice patients were of Hispanic of Latino origin. Hospices provide medical care, pain management, as well as emotional and spiritual support. However, care for a patient is emphasized in a hospice where hospice staff typically visits a patient.

Distribution of U.S. hospice patients from 2012 to 2014, by ethnicity

2012*20132014
Non-Hispanic or Latino origin93.1%93.2%92.9%
Hispanic or Latino origin6.9%6.8%7.1%
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Source

Release date

September 2015

Region

United States

Survey time period

2012 to 2014

Supplementary notes

* Added from NHPCO's Facts and Figures 2014.

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