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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of birth and cross-sectional cohorts

From: The epidemiologic characteristics of healthcare provider-diagnosed eczema, asthma, allergic rhinitis, and food allergy in children: a retrospective cohort study

  Frequency, % (n)
Characteristic Birth Cross-sectional
(29,662) (333,200)
Race/ethnicity
 White 48 (14,188) 55 (183,308)
 Black 40 (11,967) 29 (97,795)
 Asian or Pacific Islander 3 (825) 3 (9,152)
 Other 1 (166) 1 (2,005)
 Unknown 8 (2,516) 12 (40,940)
 Non-Hispanic 97 (28,661) 95 (317,868)
 Hispanic 3 (1,001) 5 (15,332)
Gender
 Male 51 (15,044) 51 (169,032)
 Female 49 (14,618) 49 (164,168)
Payer type
 Medicaid 33 (9,885) 26 (86,860)
 Non-medicaid 67 (19,777) 74 (246,340)
Birth year
 Before 2000 0 (0) 39 (128,864)
 2000 to 2004 20 (5,861) 25 (83,133)
 2005 to 2009 80 (23,801) 25 (83,519)
 2010 to 2013 0 (0) 11 (37,684)