TABLE 1.

Demographic Characteristics for Children and Adolescents Hospitalized for Treatment of ATV-Related Injuries

Characteristic19972000
No.SE%*RateNo.SE%*Rate
Total hospitalizations18961361002.5933961471004.45
Age
    0–9 y4479823.61.155933817.51.49
    10–14 y8505044.84.4515219044.87.41
    15–18 y5993531.63.9112805837.77.95
Gender
    Male14698377.53.91266412378.46.81
    Female4276822.51.207273621.41.95
Race
    White11837662.4229112267.5
    Not white173229.1264217.8
Median income
    $0–35 000138411673.015388145.3
    More than $35 0003633219.117939252.8
Insurance status
    Public3093216.35383315.8
    Private13299270.1249613173.5
    Other2422912.83412110.0
  • * May not equal 100% because of missing data.

  • Rates are expressed per 100000 children 0 to 18 years of age in each of the strata.