Table 4

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

AdmissionsLinkedχ2dfp Value
Male 682 (64)422 (63)0.0
Female 390 (36)246 (37)0.0
1072 (100) 668 (100) 0.1 1 ns
Age (years)
    0–15 109 (10) 62 (9)0.5
    16–24 199 (19)130 (19)0.3
    25–34 182 (17)112 (17)0.0
    35–64 322 (30)191 (29)0.5
    65–74 96 (9) 65 (10)0.4
    ≥75 164 (15)108 (16)0.3
1072 (100) 668 (100) 2.1 5 ns
Pedestrian (age)
    –4 3 (0) 3 (0)0.7
    5–9 30 (3) 14 (2)1.2
    10–15 21 (2) 26 (4)12.8
    16–59 116 (11) 77 (12)0.3
    60–74 46 (4) 39 (6)3.7
    ≥75 78 (7) 57 (9)1.5
Cyclist (age)
    <16 34 (3)9 (1)7.0
    ≥16 130 (12) 55 (8)8.3
Motorcycle rider 144 (13)106 (16)3.0
Motorcycle passenger 56 (5) 33 (5)0.1
Driver (age)
    17–24 49 (5) 34 (5)0.4
    25–59 125 (12) 79 (12)0.0
    60–74 34 (3) 24 (4)0.4
    ≥75 40 (4) 28 (4)0.4
Passenger (>2 wheel) 165 (15) 83 (12)3.8
1071 (100) 667 (100) 43.5 14 <0.001