Range age

Hospitalization

Length of stay


Frequency (%)

pvalue

Mean ± SD

pvalue


20–29^{a}

63,232 (4.1)

< 0.0001 ^{b c d e f g}

5.8 ± 0.1

< 0.05 ^{b c d e f g}

30–39^{b}

95,568 (6.1)

< 0.0001 ^{a c d e f g}

6.0 ± 0.2

< 0.05 ^{a c d e}

40–49^{c}

180,601 (11.6)

< 0.0001 ^{a b d e f}

6.2 ± 0.2

< 0.05 ^{a b d f g}

50–59^{d}

329,103 (21.1)

< 0.0001 ^{a b c e g}

6.4 ± 0.3

< 0.05 ^{a b c f g}

60–69^{e}

397,121 (25.5)

< 0.0001 ^{a b c d f g}

6.3 ± 0.3

< 0.05 ^{a b f g}

70–79^{f}

322,043 (20.6)

< 0.0001 ^{a b c e g}

6.0 ± 0.3

< 0.05 ^{a c d e}

80 > 80^{g}

172,392 (11.1)

< 0.0001 ^{a b d e f}

5.9 ± 0.1

< 0.05 ^{a c d e}

Total

1,560,060 (100)
 
6.2 ± 0.2
 
 Values are expressed in absolute numbers, percentage (%) and mean ± standard deviation. ^{a}20–29 years; ^{b}30–39 years; ^{c}40–49 years; ^{d} 50–59 year; ^{e}60–69 years; ^{f}70–79 years and ^{g}80 > 80 years; expressing statistically significant differences among regions and length of stay by twoway ANOVA with pos hoc Tukey (p < 0.05). Source: Ministry of Health  SUS Hospital Information System (SIH/SUS)