Table 3

Factors related to respondents feeling “a lot” or “a little” angry about being interviewed

Characteristic*No†“A lot” or “a little” angry (%)p Value
*Factors not related to outcome: age of respondent, witness to injury, caretaker of victim at time of event, relationship of respondent to victim, injury severity (hospitalized v emergency department), location of injury, income, external cause of injury.
†Includes data for the 1349 respondents with a coded response to the question about whether the interview made them feel angry, offended, or threatened. Totals for each characteristic do not add up to 1349 due to missing data.
Injury intentionality
    Intentional2123.80.02
    Unintentional13028.0
Interval to interview (days)
    0–1441510.80.02
    ≥159037.0
Felt participation was worthwhile
    “Definitely”8174.8<0.01
    “Somewhat” or “Not at all”45214.2