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Table 61a: Race - Hospital admissions for asthma per 10,000 population under age 18, by race, United States, 2000a

  Total AI/AN Asian NHOPI Black or African American White
Population group Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
                         
Total 29.5 4.7 * * * * * * 59.6 13.9 17.1 3.3
                         
Age (not age adjusted)                        
0-17 29.5 4.7 * * * * * * 59.6 13.9 17.1 3.3
                         
Gender                        
Female 23.9 3.8 * * * * * * 45.7 10.8 14.8 2.8
Male 34.7 6 * * * * * * 72.9 17.8 19.3 4.3

aMeasure is not age adjusted.

<*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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