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Table 3 Sex specific proportions (%) of burn mortality by blood alcohol content (BAC) and by age (N = 467)

From: Demographic and circumstantial accounts of burn mortality in Cape Town, South Africa, 2001-2004: An observational register based study

   Age group (in years)
  BAC Level 0-15 16-24 25-38 39-50 51+ Undetermined All ages
Male ≥ 0.05 g/100 ml* 0.0 (0) 54.0 (34) 75.0 (126) 72.7 (48) 56.2 (9) 58.8 (20) 64.6 (237)
  < 0.05 g/100 ml 100.0 (20) 46.0 (29) 25.0 (42) 27.3 (18) 43.8 (7) 41.2 (14) 35.4 (130)
Female ≥ 0.05 g/100 ml 0.0 (0) 43.8 (7) 68.6 (24) 78.3 (18) 50.0 (6) 71.4 (5) 60.0 (60)
  < 0.05 g/100 ml 100.0 (7) 56.2 (9) 31.4 (11) 21.7 (5) 50.0 (6) 28.6 (2) 40.0 (40)
  1. * The Table represents the % of male and female fatalities that reported a BAC above or below the legal blood alcohol limit for driving in South Africa.