Table 2

Comparison of raw number of non-fatal drowning events by location and demographic characteristics of victim

Site of non-fatal drowningGroupsNumber of non-fatal drowning/total numberPercentageOR (95% CI)p Value
PoolsCaucasian1543/197378.2Ref
African-American3928/589466.60.56 (0.49 to 0.63)<0.001**
Hispanic5318/869061.20.44 (0.39 to 0.49)<0.001**
Other1964/284669.00.62 (0.54 to 0.71)<0.001**
Privately Insured4477/550281.4Ref<0.001**
Publicly Insured7742/12 80660.50.35 (0.32 to 0.38)<0.001**
Other536/109648.90.22 (0.19 to 0.25)
Female2793/426065.6Ref
Male9961/15 14365.81.01 (0.94 to 1.08)0.793
Natural waterwaysCaucasian298/197315.1Ref
African-American1483/589425.21.89 (1.65 to 2.17)<0.001**
Hispanic2669/869030.72.49 (2.18 to 2.84)<0.001**
Other595/284620.91.49 (1.28 to 1.73)<0.001**
Privately Insured863/550215.7Ref
Publicly Insured3930/12 80630.72.38 (2.19 to 2.58)<0.001**
Other252/109623.01.60 (1.37 to 1.88)<0.001**
Female888/426020.8Ref
Male4157/15 14327.51.44 (1.32 to 1.56)<0.001**
OthersCaucasian132/19736.7Ref
African-American483/58948.21.24 (1.02 to 1.52)0.031**
Hispanic703/86908.11.23 (1.01 to 1.49)0.037**
Other287/284610.11.56 (1.26 to 1.94)<0.001**
Privately insured162/55022.9Ref
Publicly insured1134/12 8068.93.20 (2.71 to 3.79)<0.001**
Others308/109628.112.88 (10.50 to 15.81)<0.001**
Female579/426013.6Ref
Male1025/15 1436.80.46 (0.41 to 0.51)<0.001**