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Hospital Statistics for Congenital conditions

Hospitalization and Congenital conditions

Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital conditions

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Hospital statistics for Congenital conditions:

The following statistics related to hospitals and hospitalization and Congenital conditions:

  • 207,000 hospital discharges for birth defects or congenital anomalies in the US 2001 (2001 National Hospital Discharge Survey, NCHS, CDC)
  • average length of stay in hospitals for birth defects or congenital anomalies was 5.5 days in the US 2001 (2001 National Hospital Discharge Survey, NCHS, CDC)
  • 0.79% (100,527) of hospital episodes were for congenital malformations in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 93% of hospital consultations for congenital malformations required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 58% of hospital episodes for congenital malformations were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 42% of hospital episodes for congenital malformations were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 10% of hospital admissions for congenital malformations required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4.3 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for congenital malformations in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 2 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for congenital malformations in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 11 was the mean age of patients hospitalised for congenital malformations in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 19% of hospitalisations for congenital malformations occurred in 15-59 year olds in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 1% of hospitalisations for congenital malformations occurred in people over 75 in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 27% of hospitalisations for congenital malformations were single day episodes in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 0.51% (268,966) of hospital bed days were for congenital malformations in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • Hospitalization statistics in Australia:
    • 0.58% (23,190) of hospital episodes were for congenital abnormalities in public hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 48% of hospitalisations for congenital abnormalities were single day episodes in public hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 80% of hospitalisations in public hospitals for congenital abnormalities were by public patients in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 20% of hospitalisations in public hospitals for congenital abnormalities were by private patients in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • hospitalisations for congenital abnormalities at public hospitals occurred in 11.9 people per 10,000 population in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 3.7 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for congenital abnormalities in public hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • excluding same day episodes, 6.3 days was the mean length of stay in public hospitals for congenital abnormalities in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 0.44% (10,697) of private hospital episodes were for congenital abnormalities in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 56.1% of hospitalisations in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities were single day in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 1.9% of hospitalisations in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities were by public patients in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 98% of hospitalisations in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities were by private patients in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • hospitalisations in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities occurred in 5.5 people per 10,000 population in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 2.1 days was the mean length of stay in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • excluding same day episodes, 3.4 days was the mean length of stay in private hospitals for congenital abnormalities in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
 

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