Table 2

 Description of children injured by a farm work hazard while not engaged in farm work

DescriptorFatalities (n = 129)Hospitalized injuries (n = 178)Restricted activity injuries (n = 63)Total* (n = 370)
*Given limitations on data sources, the relative contribution of fatal, hospitalized, and restricted activity injuries in these totals may not be representative of the actual population of injury events.
Age (years)
Child lives on farm
Child’s relationship to farm owner
    Child of owner9573.613374.74165.126972.7
    Other relative of owner1310.1137.31422.24010.8
    Child/relative of hired employee10.810.611.630.8
    Visitors to farm118.5169.069.5338.9