Table 2

Study patient characteristics

CharacteristicDenominator*N (%)
Male gender683501 (73.4)
Age category716
  0–1034 (4.7)
  11–2069 (9.6)
  21–30141 (19.7)
  31–4090 (12.6)
  41–50106 (14.8)
  51–60111 (15.5)
  61–7069 (9.6)
  71–8054 (7.5)
 >8042 (5.9)
Mechanism of injury695
  Road traffic accident
   In vehicle207 (29.8)
   Pedestrian104 (15.0)
   Motorcyclist90 (12.9)
   Cyclist35 (5.0)
   Unspecified17 (2.4)
  Fall92 (13.2)
  Assault62 (8.9)
  Self-harm39 (5.6)
  Leisure and sports14 (2.0)
  Industrial8 (1.2)
  Crush8 (1.2)
  Railway7 (1.0)
  Agricultural4 (0.6)
  Impalement3 (0.4)
  Limb amputation2 (0.3)
  Gun shot wound2 (0.30)
  Dog bites1 (0.1)
Blunt or penetrating injury707
  Blunt654 (92.5)
  Penetrating53 (7.5)
  • *indicates number with available data. Summary data are expressed using this number as a denominator.