Table 2.9b
Admissions by sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission: TEDS 1994-2004 and U.S. population 2004
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2a.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission TEDS admissions U.S. population
1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004   2004
Sex
Male  71.4  70.7  70.5  70.4  70.5  70.5  70.0  69.8  69.8  69.1  68.5  48.9
Female  28.6  29.3  29.5  29.6  29.5  29.5  30.0  30.2  30.2  30.9  31.5  51.1
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)  58.3  59.0  59.8  59.6  59.5  59.2  58.5  59.1  58.8  58.7  60.0  70.2
Black (non-Hispanic)  27.1  26.7  25.7  25.3  24.9  24.3  24.9  24.4  24.2  24.0  22.5  12.4
Hispanic  11.0  10.7  10.4  10.9  11.3  12.0  12.0  12.0  12.6  12.7  12.7  12.0
American Indian/Alaska Native   2.3   2.3   2.5   2.4   2.4   2.4   2.3   2.2   2.1   2.0   2.1   0.8
Asian/Pacific Islander   0.6   0.6   0.6   0.7   0.7   0.8   0.8   0.8   0.9   1.0   0.9   4.3
Other   0.8   0.8   1.0   1.1   1.2   1.4   1.6   1.5   1.4   1.6   1.8   0.4
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Age at admission
Under 12 years   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.2  16.4
12 to 17 years   6.6   7.4   7.9   8.2   8.1   8.0   7.8   8.2   8.3   8.4   8.3   8.8
18 to 24 years  14.0  13.8  13.4  13.8  14.4  15.0  15.8  16.6  17.1  17.4  18.1   9.9
25 to 34 years  37.8  36.1  33.9  32.2  30.3  28.4  27.0  26.0  25.1  24.7  24.7  12.8
35 to 44 years  29.1  29.9  31.0  31.6  32.2  32.6  32.6  31.9  31.1  30.3  29.0  15.0
45 to 54 years   9.1   9.5  10.3  10.8  11.5  12.4  13.2  13.8  14.7  15.3  15.8  14.3
55 to 64 years   2.5   2.4   2.5   2.5   2.6   2.7   2.8   2.7   3.0   3.1   3.2  10.0
65 years and older   0.8   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.7   0.6   0.6   0.6   0.6  12.6
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0   100.0

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