Table 1.

Comparison of study population characteristics with National Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients Data

CharacteristicSRTR Dataa (n=39,364)State Inpatient Sampleb (n=4524)
Mean age ± SD (yr)40.8±11.341.1±11.5
Age ≥50 yr, n/n (%)9526/39,364 (24)1062/4524 (24)
Ethnicity/race, n/n (%)
 White27,555/39,364 (70)2146/3395 (63)
 African American4724/39,364 (12)338/3395 (10)
 Hispanic 5275/39,364 (13)721/3395 (21)
Women, n/n (%)23,500/39,364 (60)2365/3861 (61)
  • SRTR, Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients.

  • a Based on living donors in the United States from the SRTR database between 2005 and 2010.

  • b Limited to nonmissing values; sample includes New York, Florida, and North Carolina from 2007 to 2009 and California from 2005 to 2010