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Table 4 Prevalence per 100 and 95% CIs for the use of antipsychotics during the year 2000

From: A three-country comparison of psychotropic medication prevalence in youth

  US (n = 127,157) Netherlands (n = 110,944) Germany (n = 356,520)
Age (yr) Male Female Total* Male Female Total* Male Female Total*
0–4 0.11 0.02 0.07 0.14 0.05 0.10 0.74 0.53 0.64
  0.08–0.15 0.09–0.45 0.06–0.07 0.09–0.22 0.02–0.11 0.09–0.10 0.65–0.83 0.45–0.60 0.63–0.64
5–9 1.04 0.20 0.63 0.76 0.16 0.47 0.29 0.16 0.23
  0.87–1.23 0.13–0.30 0.62–0.64 0.62–0.92 0.10–0.24 0.46–0.47 0.24–0.34 0.12–0.20 0.22–0.23
10–14 1.57 0.56 1.08 1.26 0.29 0.79 0.27 0.14 0.21
  1.33–1.83 0.42–0.73 1.07–1.09 1.08–1.47 0.21–0.4 0.78–0.79 0.22–0.31 0.11–0.18 0.20–0.21
15–19 1.60 0.80 1.21 0.85 0.45 0.66 0.30 0.32 0.31
  1.32–1.92 0.63–1.00 1.20–1.22 0.71–1.00 0.35–0.57 0.65–0.66 0.26–0.36 0.27–0.38 0.31–0.31
Total* 1.10 0.40 0.76 0.76 0.24 0.51 0.39 0.28 0.34
  1.09–1.10 0.40–0.40 0.75–0.76 0.76–0.77 0.24–0.24 0.51–0.51 0.39–0.40 0.28–0.28 0.34–0.34
  1. *Totals were adjusted to the child and adolescent population of the US 2000 census by the direct standardization method.