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Table 1 Drowning 0-19 years by severity, gender and Australian Indigenous status, Queensland 2002-2008

From: Drowning in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and adolescents in Queensland (Australia)

  0-19 years Non-Indigenous (n = 966) 0-19 years Indigenous (n = 87) P value
  % %  
Fatal 11 % (110) 10 % (9) X2 = 0.42 df2 p = .810
Non-Fatal 90 % (856) 90 % (78)
Admitted 68 % (656) 71 % (62)
Not Admitted 21 % (200) 19 % (16)
Male:Female 1.6:1 1:1 X2 = 4.78 df1 p = .029
Received CPR 30 % (29) 29 % (25)