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Table 1 Characteristics of patients by cause of injury

From: Decreased risk adjusted 30-day mortality for hospital admitted injuries: a multi-centre longitudinal study

Variable Fall Traffic Assault
Patients 635,074 (78) 153,708 (19) 27,064 (3)
Male 259,759 (41) 93,186 (61) 20,866 (77)
Age in years, mean (SD) 64 (27) 37 (22) 33 (15)
Age
 0–14 70,162 (11) 23,966 (16) 1007 (4)
 15–25 27,513 (4) 38,259 (25) 10,480 (39)
 26–35 17,937 (3) 19,627 (13) 5360 (20)
 36–45 25,356 (4) 19,197 (12) 4425 (16)
 46–55 38,657 (6) 17,295 (11) 3403 (13)
 56–65 61,672 (10) 14,557 (9) 1540 (6)
 66–75 82,697 (13) 9805 (6) 527 (2)
 76 and over 311,080 (49) 11,002 (7) 322 (1)
  1. Data are number (%) unless otherwise stated