Table 2.

Washington State Medicaid-enrolled Children With Selected Chronic Illnesses: Demographic Characteristics

NRate per
1000
Mean AgePercent
Female
Percent
Non-White*
All enrolled children310 9776.75238
Children with at least one condition18 23358.66.34437
Children with:
 Asthma14 34146.15.94225
 CP9503.17.54638
 CRD9152.92.55732
 CF204.76.45027
 Diabetes14564.79.65448
 MD170.58.23839
 Neoplasms5721.88.04634
 Spina bifida190.68.35632
  • Abbreviations: CP, cerebral palsy; CRD, chronic respiratory disease; CF, cystic fibrosis; MD, muscular dystrophy.

  • * Includes African-American, Asian, and Non-White Hispanic.