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Visits to the Emergency Department Among Children Under Age 18, by Age, 2008

Visits to the Emergency Department Among Children Under Age 18, by Age, 2008
Number of visits Percent of Children
Under 5 years 5-9 years 10-14 years 15-17 years

Source I.7: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey

No visits 71.3 81.3 83.7 81.4
1-3 visits 26.6 17.6 15.4 17.5
4 or more visits 2.1 1.1 0.9 1.1

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