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Table 175a: Race - Total hospitalizations per 100 population, by race, United States, 2000a

  Total AI/AN Asian NHOPI Black or African American White
Population group Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE
                         
Total 11.5 0.3 * * * * * * 11.4 0.5 8.2 0.3
                         
Age (not age adjusted)                        
0-17 4.0 0.5 * * * * * * 3.9 0.7 3.0 0.4
18-44 8.6 0.3 * * * * * * 8.4 0.6 5.9 0.3
45-64 11.4 0.5 * * * * * * 14.0 0.9 7.9 0.4
65 and over 36.0 1.6 * * * * * * 30.9 2.4 26.7 1.6
                         
Gender                        
Male 9.9 0.3 * * * * * * 10.1 0.5 7.1 0.3
Female 13.1 0.3 * * * * * * 12.5 0.5 9.4 0.3

aMeasure is age adjusted.

bRates are calculated using U.S. Census Bureau monthly postcensal estimates of the civilian noninstitutional population as of July 1, 2000, and are available at the Census Bureau Internet site: http://www.census.gov/main/www/cen2000.html. Figures have been adjusted for net underenumeration using the1990 National Population Adjustment Matrix.

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Hospital Discharge Survey.

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