TABLE 2

Prevalence of Fatty Liver by Age, Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

CategoryGroupsPrevalence, %95% Confidence Interval, %
Alla9.6(7.4–11.7)
Age, yb2–40.7(0.0–2.0)
5–93.3(0.0–7.1)
10–1411.3(4.8–17.8)
15–1917.3(13.8–20.8)
GendercBoys11.1(8.4–13.8)
Girls7.9(4.2–11.6)
Race/ethnicitydAsian10.2(3.0–17.5)
Black, non-Hispanic1.5(0.0–4.9)
Hispanic11.8(7.8–15.8)
White, non-Hispanic8.6(5.6–11.7)
  • a Standardized for age, gender, race and ethnicity

  • b Standardized for gender, race, and ethnicity.

  • c Standardized for age, race, and ethnicity.

  • d Standardized for age and gender.