TABLE 4

Costs ($) of Outpatient Medical Care for Children

Variable25th Percentile50th Percentile75th Percentile100th Percentile (Maximum)Mean
Age (P = .00)a
    0–3 y31267111314153858
    4–7 y2454598944439679
    8–12 y2254237654387698
    13–18 y1944719344399709
Special health care need (P = .00)b
    No SHCN2364758794399711
    SHCN34463810994439856
Gender (P = .06)b
    Male2334769184387718
    Female2735579864439775
Race (P = .07)a
    White2685439694439769
    Black2303747634156618
    Latino2405149084100709
    Other24346710992859745
Health status (P = .01)a
    Excellent2274728124387663
    Very good2745239864439771
    Good27062411764201850
    Fair/poor280663159834751018
Percent of FPL (P = .96)a
    <50%2585259714387759
    51%–75%26655210964201787
    76%–100%2665048994399707
    >100%2295139334439728
  • a Kruskal Wallis test.

  • b Mann-Whitney U test