Table 2

Number and percentage of repeat hospital admissions, for separations with a principal diagnosis of injury and poisoning for injury, by age; NSW, 1999–2000

Repeat admissions for the same ICD-10 injury codeRepeat admissions for any ICD-10 injury code
Age groupNo%95% CINo%95% CI
<54706.596.01 to 7.1780811.3410.60 to 12.08
5–94556.916.30 to 7.5277911.8311.05 to 12.61
10–144786.405.84 to 6.9689011.9111.18 to 12.64
15–195185.334.88 to 5.78117412.0711.42 to 12.72
20–244995.144.70 to 5.58120012.3511.70 to 13.00
25–295375.555.09 to 6.01123612.7812.11 to 13.45
30–344755.945.42 to 6.46102512.8212.09 to 13.55
35–394235.565.04 to 6.0896612.7011.95 to 13.45
40–446529.929.22 to 10.62114016.4215.55 to 17.29
45–494236.796.17 to 7.4188114.1513.28 to 15.02
50–544106.916.26 to 7.5679413.3912.52 to 14.26
55–593917.576.85 to 8.2979815.4514.46 to 16.44
60–643457.136.40 to 7.8669514.3713.38 to 15.36
65–694007.757.02 to 8.4882816.0415.04 to 17.04
70–744627.126.49 to 7.75103115.8814.99 to 16.77
75–795747.67.00 to 8.20123616.3715.54 to 17.20
80–843965.975.40 to 6.54106316.0315.15 to 16.91
85+4675.515.02 to 6.00132515.6314.86 to 16.40
Total8,3756.476.34 to 6.601786913.8113.62 to 14.00