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Table 1 Demographics for falls population in years, ages 0–4 (2013–2015)

From: Pediatric falls ages 0–4: understanding demographics, mechanisms, and injury severities

Demographics All patients (N = 1086) Age < 1 (N = 326) 1 year (N = 150) 2 year (N = 209) 3 year (N = 181) 4 year (N = 220)
Gender
 Male n(%) 648 (59.7%) 189 (58.0%) 94 (62.7%) 132 (63.2%) 109 (60.2%) 124 (56.4%)
 Female n(%) 438 (40.3%) 137 (42.0%) 56 (37.3%) 77 (36.8%) 72 (39.8%) 96 (43.6%)
Race
 White n(%) 584 (53.8%) 156 (47.9%) 77 (51.3%) 116 (55.5%) 103 (56.9%) 132 (60.0%)
 Black n(%) 334 (30.8%) 130 (39.9%) 47 (31.3%) 63 (30.1%) 47 (26.0%) 47 (21.4%)
 Other n(%) 168 (15.5%) 40 (12.3%) 26 (17.3%) 30 (14.4%) 31 (17.1%) 41 (18.6%)
Ethnicity
 Hispanic n(%) 142 (13.1%) 32 (9.8%) 26 (17.3%) 25 (12.0%) 26 (14.4%) 34 (15.5%)
 Non-Hispanic n(%) 944 (86.9%) 295 (90.5%) 124 (82.7%) 184 (88.0%) 155 (85.6%) 186 (84.5%)
Primary Payer
 Medicaid n(%) 718 (66.1%) 246 (75.5%) 107 (71.3%) 132 (63.2%) 110 (60.8%) 123 (55.9%)
 Private n(%) 269 (24.8%) 69 (21.2%) 24 (16.0%) 53 (25.4%) 46 (25.4%) 77 (35.0%)
 Other n(%) 99 (9.1%) 11 (3.4%) 19 (12.7%) 24 (11.5%) 25 (13.8%) 20 (9.1%)