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Table 1 Cost of Hospital-Treated Nonfatal Injuries in the United States, 2013 (2013 United States $)

From: Incidence and costs of injuries to children and adults in the United States

  Number Medical Work Loss Quality of Life Total Cost Total Cost per Injury
All 31,038,072 $167,968,253,878 $223,116,101,911 $1,461,482,900,000 $1,852,567,255,789 $59,687
Age Group
  < 1 261,308 $1,432,470,125 $1,789,973,631 $22,287,154,385 $25,509,598,141 $97,623
 1–11 4,447,463 $12,032,484,055 $18,626,763,126 $181,322,230,105 $211,981,477,286 $47,663
 12–17 2,823,241 $8,816,169,603 $13,443,289,763 $145,256,948,411 $167,516,407,777 $59,335
 18–24 3,773,148 $13,600,427,953 $23,698,584,864 $186,399,030,940 $223,698,043,757 $59,287
 25–34 4,442,848 $17,457,020,563 $36,742,723,349 $205,840,515,715 $260,040,259,627 $58,530
 35–44 3,711,266 $15,005,365,402 $34,704,621,851 $150,463,641,515 $200,173,628,768 $53,937
 45–64 6,458,720 $40,319,428,609 $65,703,484,682 $314,280,411,223 $420,303,324,514 $65,075
 65+ 4,800,513 $59,285,698,881 $28,387,430,398 $255,529,916,815 $343,203,046,094 $71,493
Household Income Quartile
 0-25th percentile 9,572,854 $47,498,738,599 $67,315,490,069 $419,419,736,702 $534,233,965,370 $55,807
 26th–50th percentile 8,347,113 $43,448,674,708 $57,933,681,503 $380,949,318,832 $482,331,675,043 $57,784
 31st-75th percentile 6,923,897 $39,294,070,461 $50,758,794,647 $339,582,090,153 $429,634,955,261 $62,051
 76th–100th percentile 5,533,774 $33,659,639,931 $40,997,146,789 $284,762,942,717 $359,419,729,437 $64,950
Payer
 Medicare 5,599,892 $62,116,899,402 $40,517,276,172 $297,763,145,616 $400,397,321,190 $71,501
 Medicaid 7,429,391 $29,171,568,219 $45,103,953,532 $314,054,136,094 $388,329,657,845 $52,269
 Other 15,231,785 $64,317,973,204 $113,654,085,383 $712,228,646,085 $890,200,704,672 $58,444
 Private/Commercial/PPO/HMO 2,776,540 $12,348,412,934 $23,823,408,746 $137,372,720,655 $173,544,542,335 $62,504
Rural/Urban
 Urban 24,549,308 $134,880,605,547 $179,608,748,796 $1,164,443,500,000 $1,478,932,854,343 $60,243
 Rural 6,292,866 $31,930,196,077 $41,617,835,131 $286,073,751,174 $359,621,782,382 $57,148
Disposition
 Treated and Released 28,387,504 $66,949,530,984 $86,132,322,982 $788,923,246,256 $942,005,100,222 $33,184
 Admitted 2,650,568 $101,018,722,894 $136,983,778,930 $672,559,644,444 $910,562,146,268 $343,535
Injury Severity Score (ISS)
 0 4,007,518 $23,294,466,781 $9,224,703,223 $78,422,515,363 $110,941,685,367 $27,683
  < 5 23,472,855 $81,231,767,072 $125,971,348,386 $797,810,907,004 $1,005,014,022,462 $42,816
 5–14 1,533,316 $31,204,880,868 $36,049,311,657 $287,923,572,318 $355,177,764,843 $231,640
  > 15 2,024,383 $32,237,139,158 $51,870,738,645 $297,325,896,016 $381,433,773,819 $188,420
Region
 Northeast 486,635 $18,095,855,894 $24,090,562,684 $119,160,902,927 $161,347,321,505 $331,557
 Midwest 601,215 $21,715,142,226 $29,756,502,527 $144,768,266,911 $196,239,911,664 $326,406
 South 1,027,654 $36,344,852,910 $52,530,343,991 $258,276,688,480 $347,151,885,381 $337,810
 West 535,064 $24,862,871,864 $30,606,369,728 $150,353,786,126 $205,823,027,718 $384,670
Hospital Type
 Nonteaching 11,451,866 $26,985,059,893 $34,347,299,866 $311,700,719,574 $373,033,079,333 $32,574
 Teaching 11,244,316 $26,914,053,295 $35,054,247,432 $316,475,541,375 $378,443,842,102 $33,656