Table 3

Number (%) of non-fatal injury cases by sex, age, and road user group

AdmissionsPolice non-slightχ2dfp ValueLinkedχ2dfp Value
Male1680 (64)1947 (67)2.8 995 (63)0.2
Female 927 (36) 961 (33)5.2 572 (37)0.4
2607 (100) 2908 (100) 8.0 1 <0.01 1567 (100) 0.6 1 ns
Age (years)
    0–15 480 (18) 233 (8)170.8 233 (14)10.7
    16–24 543 (21) 717 (25)20.5 322 (21)0.1
    25–34 431 (17) 641 (22)53.4 273 (17)0.7
    35–64 714 (27) 891 (31)11.2 456 (29)1.7
    65–74 173 (7) 176 (6)1.5 117 (7)1.6
    ≥75 266 (10) 250 (9)7.4 176 (11)1.6
2607 (100) 2908 (100) 264.8 5 <0.001 1567 (100) 16.4 5 <0.01
Pedestrian (age)
    0–4 24 (1) 21 (1)1.2 19 (1)1.5
    5–9 64 (2) 61 (2)1.5 50 (3)3.5
    10–15 82 (3) 123 (4)10.9 67 (4)6.4
    16–59 228 (9) 306 (11)10.6 148 (8)0.9
    60–74 75 (3) 83 (3)0.0 55 (4)2.2
    ≥75 108 (4) 121 (4)0.0 74 (5)1.3
Cyclist (age)
    <16 234 (9) 90 (3)111.9 44 (3)66.3
    ≥16 331 (13) 281 (10)21.0 131 (8)23.1
Motorcycle rider 258 (10) 559 (19)256.0 193 (12)9.4
Motorcycle passenger 105 (4) 23 (1)75.6 58 (4)0.4
Driver (age)
    17–24 125 (5) 274 (9)130.1 95 (6)5.3
    25–59 335 (13)485 (17)33.3 235 (15)5.7
    60–7482 (3) 107 (4)2.7 65 (4)5.0
    ≥75 74 (3) 77 (3)0.4 58 (4)4.1
Passenger (>2 wheel) 478 (18) 288 (10)112.6 271 (17)0.9
2607 (100) 2902 (100) 767.7 14 <0.001 1567 (100) 136.0 14 <0.001