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Table 1 Description of physical fighting and fighting-related injuries by individual and area-level affluence characteristics in the 2009/2010 HBSC study

From: Physical fighting, fighting-related injuries and family affluence among Canadian youth

   Physical fighting Fighting-related injury
   Overall Males Female Overall Males Females
  Overall N n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Overall 26078 8945 (35.6) 5944 (48.7) 2997 (23.2) 665 (2.7) 443 (3.7) 222 (1.7)
Individual-level characteristics              
Self-perceived affluence              
Low 2278 964 (42.3) 555 (54.3) 408 (32.6) 104 (4.6) 51 (5.0) 53 (4.2)
Moderate 8103 3073 (37.9) 1882 (51.0) 1190 (26.9) 267 (3.3) 168 (4.6) 98 (2.3)
High 13746 4504 (32.8) 3228 (46.5) 1274 (18.7) 268 (1.9) 202 (2.9) 67 (1.0)
Total 24127 8541   5666   2873   639   421   218  
Family affluence scale              
Low 576 253 (43.9) 147 (54.9) 106 (34.3) 41 (7.2) 33 (12.7) 8 (2.5)
Moderate 7734 2688 (34.8) 1687 (46.1) 999 (24.5) 193 (2.5) 115 (3.2) 78 (1.9)
High 15295 5338 (34.9) 3607 (49.2) 1731 (21.7) 376 (2.5) 255 (3.5) 121 (1.5)
Total 23605 8279   5441   2836   610   403   206  
Area-level characteristics              
Average household income              
Low 8251 3006 (36.4) 1910 (48.2) 1096 (25.6) 230 (2.8) 138 (3.6) 92 (2.2)
Moderate 8178 2931 (35.8) 1930 (49.9) 999 (23.2) 224 (2.8) 147 (3.8) 77 (1.8)
High 8415 2872 (34.1) 2010 (47.7) 862 (20.5) 197 (2.4) 147 (3.5) 50 (1.2)
Total 24884 8809   5850     651   432   219