TABLE 1

Demographic Characteristics of Patients (N = 4811)

Male, n (%)2896 (60.4)
Age at first admission
    Median (interquartile range), y3.4 (1.4–4.6)
    <1 y, n (%)875 (18.2)
    1–4 y, n (%)2893 (60.1)
    5–9 y, n (%)890 (18.5)
    10–17 y, n (%)150 (3.1)
    ≥18 y, n (%)3 (0.1)
Insurance type, n (%)
    Governmental supporta1645 (34.2)
    Private insurance1798 (37.4)
    Self-pay182 (3.8)
    Other1097 (22.8)
    No charge6 (0.1)
    Unknown83 (1.7)
Race/ethnicity
    White, non-Hispanic1934 (40.2)
    Hispanic798 (16.6)
    Blackb1121 (23.3)
    Asian334 (6.9)
    American Indian7 (0.1)
    Other382 (7.9)
    Unknown235 (4.9)
  • a Governmental support included Medicare, Medicaid, and other governmental funding.

  • b Hispanic ethnicity was reported for 1 black subject.