Table 2:

Standardized rates of and proportion of participants with any hospital admission, admissions related to diabetes and admissions related to diabetic ketoacidosis across transition age, standardized according to material deprivation

VariableOntario; age, yrNewfoundland and Labrador; age, yr
15–1718–2015–1718–20
All admissions
Events/100 person-years (95% CI)23.8 (22.6–25.0)25.4 (24.1–26.6)20.9 (15.0–26.8)22.6 (16.5–28.7)
Rate, % (95% CI)32.7 (30.8–34.7)34.0 (32.1–36.0)32.0 (21.7–42.3)31.8 (21.5–42.1)
Diabetes-related admissions
Events/100 person-years (95% CI)13.5 (12.6–14.4)14.4 (13.5–15.3)11.4 (7.0–15.8)10.5 (6.4–14.6)
Rate, % (95% CI)19.0 (17.3–20.6)18.8 (17.2–20.4)23.0 (13.7–32.3)19.4 (10.7–28.1)
Diabetic-ketoacidosis–related admissions
Events/100 person-years (95% CI)10.6 (9.8–11.4)12.7 (11.8–13.6)7.7 (4.0–11.4)8.8 (5.1–12.6)
Rate, % (95% CI)14.9 (13.4–16.4)17.7 (16.1–19.3)17.3 (8.8–25.9)18.9 (10.2–27.5)
  • Note: CI = confidence interval.