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Table 1 Number of records coded and characteristics of coders in a Canadian Health Region from fiscal year 2002 to 2006

From: Do coder characteristics influence validity of ICD-10 hospital discharge data?

Number of records coded per fiscal year  
Total number of records 422,618
2002 69,613
2003 72,783
2004 77,643
2005 99,737
2006 102,842
Number of records coded per season  
Jan-Mar 105,626
Apr-June 107,638
Jul-Sep 103,690
Oct-Dec 105,664
Total number of coders 59
Number of coders by site  
Site A 6
Site B (tertiary) 22
Site C 15
Site D 16
Number of coders by volume of coding  
Low volume (< 13,000 records) 47
High volume (≥13,000 records) 12
Number of coders by employment status  
Full time 33
Part time 26