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Table 4 Average direct, indirect, intangible and total financial burden of student injuries per person-time (RMB) (1 RMB = 0.1465 USD)

From: Epidemiological characteristics and burden of childhood and adolescent injuries: a survey of elementary and secondary students in Xiamen, China

  Person-time Economic burden Total
Direct Indirect Intangible
Sex      
 Boys 216 751.6 239.7 1823.1 2814.4
 Girls 149 643.5 249.5 1836.8 2729.8
Grade      
 1–3 67 854.2 340.3 2480.6 3675.1
 4–6 100 556.9 197.2 1443.8 2197.9
 7–9 117 448.3 244.7 1020.6 1713.6
 10–12 81 1146.3 219.8 2932.1 4298.1
Residence      
 Urban 90 1056.5 486.7 2632.7 4175.9
 Suburban 138 593.1 162.7 1460.6 2216.3
 Exurban 137 593.3 165.7 1671.4 2430.4
Causes      
 Unintentional falls 112 724.4 340.6 1520.9 2586.0
 Collisions/Strikes 68 326.3 294.4 1347.0 1967.7
 Sprains 63 311.4 83.0 592.5 986.9
 Cuts/Sharp instrument 37 93.6 66.2 152.4 312.3
 Burns and scalds 21 347.5 128.6 948.0 1424.1
 Traffic accidents 20 2300.9 525.0 6685.0 9510.9
 Animal attacks 14 210.9 39.3 357.9 608.0
 Crush 13 283.1 57.7 631.5 972.3
 Medical complications 8 7688.1 625.0 17506.3 25819.4
 Explosion 4 287.5 125.0 500.0 912.5
 Poisonings 3 2066.7 1033.3 16900.0 20000.0
 Others 2 1502.5 0.0 1500.0 3002.5
Total 365 707.5 243.7 1828.7 2779.9