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Table 200b: Residential care admissions to specialty mental health organizations per 100,000 population, by ethnicity, United States, 1997a

      Non-Hispanic    
  Total All races White Black or African American Hispanic (all races)
Population group Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
                     
Total 64.4 8.1 65.4 8.5 60.7 8.8 105.2 17.3 56.6 11.4
                     
Age                    
    Under 18 94.9 15.1 98.2 16.5 93.9 18.4 135.4 28.6 75.5 21.6
    18-44 73.0 14.4 75.0 15.1 70.1 15.8 116.3 27.0 * *
    45-64 45.5 9.2 47.0 9.8 45.3 9.3 * * * *
    65 and over * * * * * * * * * *
                     
Gender                    
    Male 83.9 12.8 85.1 13.4 80.0 14.0 138.2 27.9 74.3 19.0
    Female 45.9 6.1 46.8 6.5 42.4 6.5 75.9 14.3 38.7 10.6
                     
Source of payment                    
    No fee * * * * * * * * * *
    Personal resources * * * * * * * * * *
    Commercial + other private * * * * * * * * * *
    Medicare * * * * * * * * * *
    Medicaid 13.9 2.3 14.6 2.5 13.6 2.7 21.6 4.8 * *
    Other 23.8 3.3 23.2 3.2 18.8 2.8 52.5 11.1 28.6 8.2
                     

aRate computations based on Bureau of the Census U.S. civilian population estimates for May 1997

*Rate is based on fewer than 30 sample cases or rate has a relative standard error of 30 percent or higher. Therefore, rate is not shown because it does not meet standards of reliability.

Key: SE: Standard error

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

Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services, Client/Patient Sample Survey, 1997.

 

 

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