TABLE 2

Rate of Pediatric Inpatient Hospitalization per 100 000 by Age and Year, Texas, 2004–2010

2004200520062007200820092010Average RateChange in Rate95% CI
Birth to 1 ya24 332.624 430.023 807.724 704.324 008.324 213.223 794.624 184.40.9970.993–1.002
DRG 64085 557.585 189.5987 035.587 340.984 780.085 656.785 317.785 839.70.9990.995–1.002
1–4 y3405.23413.43174.63339.73094.63196.12915.43219.90.978b0.968–0.989
5–9 y1840.81862.71883.71865.71779.11908.21626.51823.80.9870.972–1.003
10–14 y2008.82033.52019.22039.52110.32280.22029.52074.41.010.998–1.025
15–17 y4615.84523.44491.84489.64467.74553.34232.64482.00.991b0.986–0.997
  • CI, confidence interval; DRG 640, Normal Newborn.

  • a Excludes those under 1 month of age with DRG 640 (normal newborn, birth weight >2499 g).

  • b P ≤ .002.