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Figure 8. Length of Stay and Total Charges for Male and Nonobstetric Female Patients

Two bar charts showing average length of stay and average total hospital charges for male and nonobstetric female patients.  Go to Text Description below for details.

Figure 8. Length of Stay and Total Charges for Male and Nonobstetric Female Patients (Text Description)

Chart 1: Average Length of Stay (in days)

Age Nonobstetric
female patients
Male patients
18-44 4.1 4.7
45-64 4.8 5.0
65-79 5.7 5.75
80+ 6.1 6.2

Chart 2: Average Total Hospital Charges

Payer Nonobstetric
female patients
Male patients
18-44 $12,300 $14,500
45-64 $16,100 $18,600
65-79 $17,400 $19,800
80+ $15,100 $17,300

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