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Table 1 Sample characteristics

From: Assessing socioeconomic health care utilization inequity in Israel: impact of alternative approaches to morbidity adjustment

  Total Sample
(N = 398,537)
Adult Sub-sample
(N = 279,241)
Age (mean, SD) 35.3 (23.1) 45.8 (19.4)
Gender, female (N, %) 203,652 (51.0) 145,205 (52.0)
Social Security Waiver (N, %) 49,241 (12.4) 40,947 (14.6)
Charlson Comorbidity Index (mean, SD) 1.19 (2.1) 1.62 (2.3)
Number of ADGs (mean, SD) 4.2 (3.2) 4.7 (3.5)
  1. SD: Standard Deviation
  2. ADG: Aggregate Diagnostic Groups (of possible 32 groups).