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State | Name of U.S. State, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico | string | required : 1 |

Facilities_Reporting | Identifies the number of facilities reporting in the state. | integer | required : 1 level : Ratio |

Infections_Observed | Identifies the total number of infections observed in the state for the year 2013. | integer | level : Ratio |

Infections_Predicted | Identifies the total number of infections predicted in the state for the year 2013. | number | level : Ratio |

SIR | Standardized Infection Ratio which is the ratio of Number of infections observed to no. of infections predicted.An SIR is only calculated for states in which at least 5 facilities reported CLABSI data from at least one ward in 2013. | number | level : Ratio |

Ninety_Five_Percent_CI_for_SIR_Lower | A 95% CI assesses the magnitude and stability of an SIR. Specifically, a 95% CI is the range of estimated SIR values that has a 95% probability of including the true SIR for the population.A confidence interval (CI) is calculated around an SIR to determine how likely it is that the number of observed number of cases is high or low by chance. | number | level : Ratio |

Ninety_Five_Percent_CI_for_SIR_Upper | A 95% CI assesses the magnitude and stability of an SIR. Specifically, a 95% CI is the range of estimated SIR values that has a 95% probability of including the true SIR for the population.A confidence interval (CI) is calculated around an SIR to determine how likely it is that the number of observed number of cases is high or low by chance. | number | level : Ratio |

Facility_Specific_SIRs_Facilities_With_Atleast_1_Predicted_CLABSI | Percent of facilities with at least one predicted ward CLABSI that had an SIR significantly greater or less than the 2013 national ward CLABSI SIR of 0.608.This is only calculated if at least 10 facilities had at least one predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. | integer | level : Ratio |

Percent_of_Facs_With_SIR_Sig_Higher_Than_National_SIR | Identifies the number of facilities having SIR greater than national SIR. | integer | level : Ratio |

Percent_of_Facs_With_SIR_Sig_Lower_Than_National_SIR | Identifies the number of facilities having SIR lower than national SIR. | integer | level : Ratio |

Key_Percentiles_10_Percent | Facility-specific key percentiles were only calculated if at least 20 facilities had ≥1.0 predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. If a facility’s predicted number of ward CLABSI was <1.0, a facility-specific SIR was neither calculated nor included in the distribution of facility-specific SIRs. | number | level : Ratio |

Key_Percentiles_25_Percent | Facility-specific key percentiles were only calculated if at least 20 facilities had ≥1.0 predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. If a facility’s predicted number of ward CLABSI was <1.0, a facility-specific SIR was neither calculated nor included in the distribution of facility-specific SIRs. | number | level : Ratio |

Key_Percentiles_50_Percent | Facility-specific key percentiles were only calculated if at least 20 facilities had ≥1.0 predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. If a facility’s predicted number of ward CLABSI was <1.0, a facility-specific SIR was neither calculated nor included in the distribution of facility-specific SIRs. | number | level : Ratio |

Key_Percentiles_75_Percent | Facility-specific key percentiles were only calculated if at least 20 facilities had ≥1.0 predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. If a facility’s predicted number of ward CLABSI was <1.0, a facility-specific SIR was neither calculated nor included in the distribution of facility-specific SIRs. | number | level : Ratio |

Key_Percentiles_90_Percent | Facility-specific key percentiles were only calculated if at least 20 facilities had ≥1.0 predicted ward CLABSI in 2013. If a facility’s predicted number of ward CLABSI was <1.0, a facility-specific SIR was neither calculated nor included in the distribution of facility-specific SIRs. | number | level : Ratio |