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Table 2 Quality indicator performance rates by gender, socioeconomic position, and age, 2015

From: The quality of primary care provided to the elderly in Israel

  Denominator Numerator Rate
Influenza vaccination
 Total 879,671 556,355 63.25%
 Gender* Male 385,492 252,918 65.61%
Female 494,179 303,437 61.40%
 SEP Low 340,395 215,794 63.40%
Middle & High 539,276 340,561 63.15%
 Age* 65–74 488,997 290,925 59.49%
75–84 283,209 192,595 68.00%
85 or above 107,465 72,835 67.78%
Pneumococcal vaccination
 Total 449,274 346,032 77.02%
 Gender* Male 208,638 164,901 79.04%
Female 240,636 181,131 75.27%
 SEP* Low 136,138 110,501 81.17%
Middle & High 313,136 235,531 75.22%
 Age 65–74 449,274 346,032 77.02%
75–84 NA NA NA
85 or above NA NA NA
Benzodiazepine overuse
 Total 879,671 45,858 5.21%
 Gender* Male 385,492 15,402 4.00%
Female 494,179 30,456 6.16%
 SEP* Low 340,395 23,841 7.00%
Middle & High 539,276 22,017 4.08%
 Age* 65–74 488,997 14,567 2.98%
75–84 283,209 18,946 6.69%
85 or above 107,465 12,345 11.49%
Long-term benzodiazepine
 Total 879,671 21,469 2.44%
 Gender* Male 385,492 7801 2.02%
Female 494,179 13,668 2.77%
 SEP* Low 340,395 9039 2.66%
Middle & High 539,276 12,430 2.30%
 Age* 65–74 488,997 10,949 2.24%
75–84 283,209 7668 2.71%
85 or above 107,465 2852 2.65%
BMI documentation
 Total 770,565 623,731 80.94%
 Gender* Male 345,894 281,149 81.28%
Female 424,671 342,582 80.67%
 SEP* Low 266,803 221,828 83.14%
Middle & High 503,762 401,903 79.78%
 Age* 65–74 485,473 386,987 79.71%
75–84 284,963 236,744 83.08%
85 or above NA NA NA
Underweight
Total 703,827 90,632 12.88%
 Gender* Male 312,365 36,537 11.70%
Female 391,462 54,095 13.82%
 SEP* Low 257,456 31,455 12.22%
Middle & High 446,371 59,177 13.26%
 Age* 65–74 386,936 43,546 11.25%
75–84 237,614 30,753 12.94%
85 or above 79,277 16,333 20.60%
Weight loss
 Total 613,408 37,673 6.14%
 Gender* Male 272,010 14,968 5.50%
Female 341,398 22,705 6.65%
 SEP* Low 222,945 15,613 7.00%
Middle & High 390,463 22,060 5.65%
 Age* 65–74 320,649 16,165 5.04%
75–84 221,014 14,915 6.75%
85 or above 71,745 6593 9.19%
  1. All rates are calculated as crude rates
  2. *p < 0.00001