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Table 1 Characteristics of the population ≥ 75–109 years in relation to unplanned hospital admissions

From: Clinically useful prediction of hospital admissions in an older population

CharacteristicUnplanned admission to hospital, n (%)
Train n = 20,364Validation n = 20,364Total n = 40,728
Total, n (%)4130 (20.3)4037 (19.8)8167 (20.0)
Gender
 Male1838 (9.0)1834 (9.0)3672 (9.0)
 Female2292 (11.3)2203 (10.8)4495 (11.0)
Age, years
 75–791328 (6.5)1249 (6.1)2577 (6.3)
 80–841193 (5.9)1119 (5.5)2312 (5.7)
 85–89954 (4.7)1014 (5.0)1968 (4.8)
 90+655 (3.2)655 (3.2)1310 (3.2)