TABLE 1

Incidence of Pediatric CDI by Select Demographic Characteristics: EIP, 2010–2011

Characteristicn (%)Populationa, nTotal IncidenceP
Gender.26
 Male499 (53)2 247 60722.2
 Female445 (47)2 155 02020.6
Raceb<.0001
 White656 (69)2 745 61123.9
 Nonwhite288 (31)1 657 01617.4
Age group<.0001
 1 year171 (18)257 79766.3
 2–3 years188 (20)526 23135.7
 4–9 years245 (26)1 567 90415.6
 10–17 years340 (36)2 050 69516.6
  • N = 944.

  • a Population of children aged 1–17 years in surveillance catchment areas during 2010–2011 based on 2010 and 2011 US census data.

  • b Statistically imputed for 353 (37%) cases with missing or unknown race.