Table 2.

National and state-level Rt (SD) estimates on July 29, 2020

GeographyDialysis PopulationGeneral PopulationP Valuea
Nationwide0.9136 (0.0077)0.9944 (0.0005)<0.001
Pennsylvania0.7400 (0.0648)1.0501 (0.0030)<0.001
California0.8187 (0.0266)1.0104 (0.0015)<0.001
Texas0.8221 (0.0175)0.9246 (0.0045)<0.001
Michigan0.8497 (0.0924)1.0287 (0.0095)0.05
Alabama0.9172 (0.0264)0.9730 (0.0051)0.04
New Jersey0.9534 (0.0749)1.1115 (0.0157)0.04
Florida0.9563 (0.0170)0.9454 (0.0047)0.54
Georgia1.0208 (0.0320)1.0122 (0.0052)0.79
Arizona1.0405 (0.0368)0.9081 (0.0095)<0.001
New York1.0444 (0.0996)0.9590 (0.0051)0.39
North Carolina1.0753 (0.0360)0.9971 (0.0027)0.03
Illinois1.0795 (0.0497)1.0964 (0.0097)0.74
Ohio1.1291 (0.0513)1.0242 (0.0014)0.04
  • The patients received in-center hemodialysis in US Fresenius Medical Care North America dialysis facilities up to July 29, 2020. States are ranked by their dialysis population Rt (SD) estimates.

  • a P values refer to the difference of Rt between dialysis and general populations.