Table 1

Baseline demographics of black kidney transplant recipients in England versus NYS between 2003 and 2013*

TotalEngland
(n=1215)
NYS
(n=2660)
p Value
AgeMean±SD46.3±12.450.1±13.5<0.001*
Total length of stayMedian±IQR10±8–166±5–9<0.001†
Post-transplant hospital stayMedian±IQR8±6–136±4–8<0.001†
Sex, n (%)Male743 (61.2)1511 (56.8)0.011‡
Female472 (38.8)1149 (43.2)
Type of donor, n (%)Living343 (28.2)548 (20.6)<0.001‡
Deceased856 (70.5)1555 (58.5)
Unknown16 (1.3)557 (20.9)
Medical comorbidities at time of transplantation, n (%)Diabetes194 (16.0)741 (27.9)<0.001‡
Acute MI25 (2.1)99 (3.7)
Cerebrovascular disease14 (1.2)46 (1.7)
Congestive heart failure22 (1.8)220 (8.3)
Liver disease6 (0.5)16 (0.6)
Peptic ulcer8 (0.7)31 (1.2)
Peripheral vascular disease13 (1.1)83 (3.1)
  • *t-Test.

  • †Mann-Whitney test.

  • ‡χ2 test.

  • NYS, New York State.