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Table 1 Patient Demographic and Clinical Characteristics, by Community Socioeconomic Disadvantage; Florida and New York, 2012-2015

From: Community socioeconomic disadvantage drives type of 30-day medical-surgical revisits among patients with serious mental illness

  All patients Least Disadvantaged Middle 45% Disadvantaged Top 5% Disadvantaged p-value
Demographics N= 1,915,039 n=958,196 n=865,655 n=91,188  
Age (mean, SD) 57.7, 17.1 58.5, 17.5 57.2, 16.8 53.7, 16.1 <0.001
Age (N, %)      <0.001
 18-44 421,194, 22.0% 203,676, 21.3% 192,651, 22.3% 24,867, 27.3%  
 45-64 802,649, 41.9% 385,388, 40.2% 373,659, 43.1% 43,602, 47.8%  
 65+ 691,196, 36.1% 369,132, 38.5% 299,345, 34.6% 22,719, 24.9%  
Female (N, %) 987,148, 51.6% 481,688, 50.3% 457,694, 52.9% 47,766, 52.4% <0.001
Primary Payer (N, %)      <0.001
 Medicare 867,429, 45.3% 430,697, 45.0% 401,793, 46.4% 34,939, 38.3%  
 Medicaid 341,919, 17.9% 156,762, 16.4% 154,258, 17.8% 30,899, 33.9%  
 Private 460,920, 24.1% 270,892, 28.3% 177,315, 20.5% 12,713, 13.9%  
 Self-Pay 140,339, 7.3% 56,227, 5.9% 76,614, 8.9% 7,498, 8.2%  
 No Charge 30,713, 1.6% 10,220, 1.1% 18,750, 2.2% 1,743, 1.9%  
  Other 73,719, 3.9% 33,398, 3.5% 36,925, 4.3% 3,396, 3.7%  
Clinical Characteristics
Length of Stay, days (mean, SD) 4.8, 5.1 4.8, 5.0 4.7, 5.0 5.2, 6.3 <0.001
Admission Type (N, %)      <0.001
 Emergency 1,439,740, 75.2% 720,846, 75.3% 646,159, 74.7% 72,735, 79.8%  
 Urgent 152,640, 8.0% 68,358, 7.1% 79,382, 9.2% 4,900, 5.4%  
 Elective 311,958, 16.3% 164,786, 17.2% 134,218, 15.5% 12,954, 14.21  
 Trauma Center 10,281, 0.5% 3,954, 0.4% 5,757, 0.7% 570, 0.6%  
Surgical admission (N, %) 958,196, 50% 274,237, 28.62% 233,221, 26.9% 21,163, 23.21% <0.001
Elixhauser comorbidity readmission risk score (mean, SD) 12.5, 11.7 11.9, 11.5 13.1, 11.9 14.5, 12.5 <0.001
  1. Note: SD Standard Deviation