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Table 1 Socio-demographic characteristics of RTI victims admitted at ACSRH, Mekelle, Ethiopia, 2015–2018 (N = 322)

From: Road traffic injured patients with severe GCS and organ injury had a poor prognosis: a retrospective cohort study

Socio-demographic characteristics Recovered(N = 258) Censored (N = 64) Total (N = 322)
Age of patients
 0–14 38(14.7%) 5(7.8%) 43(13.3%)
 15–24 64(24.8%) 10(15.6%) 74(23%)
 25–35 84(32.6%) 16(25%) 100(31.1%)
  > 36 72(27.9%) 33(51.6%) 105(32.6%)
Sex of patients
 Male 197(76.4%) 49(76.6%) 246(76.4%)
 Female 61(23.6%) 15(23.4%) 76(23.6%)
Residence of patients
 Urban 111(43.0%) 29(45.3%) 140(43.5%)
 Rural 147(57%) 35(54.7%) 182(56.5%)
Ethnicity
 Tigrawi/ti 234(90.7%) 59(92.2%) 293(91.0%)
 Othera 24(9.3%) 5(7.8%) 29(9%)
  1. Othera include Afar, Amhara, and Benshangul gumuz