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Table 1 Incidence Rate of CDI Stratified by Age, Sex, Race, and Region

From: Burden of Clostridium difficile-associated disease among patients residing in nursing homes: a population-based cohort study

  Incident CDI Cases per 100,000 Person-years of Observation #of CDI Residents per 100,000 Person-years of Observation
Overall 3752.7 3359.9
Incidence by Age Group
 65–74 4247.5 3792.4
 75–84 4048.1 3598.3
 85 and older 3414.9 3075.5
Incidence by Sex
 Male 4339.3 3789.2
 Female 3573.8 3229.0
Incidence by Race
 White 3614.2 3244.5
 Black 4252.8 3750.9
 Other 4583.6 4118.6
Incidence by Region
 Northeast 4641.1 4188.6
 Midwest 3306.8 2941.6
 South 3507.0 3170.4
 West 3657.0 2904.1
  1. CDI Clostridium difficile infection