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Table 2 Sociodemographic characteristics of road traffic accident victims admitted to hospital emergency units in eight districts of Guinea from 2015 to 2017

From: Frequency, characteristics and hospital outcomes of road traffic accidents and their victims in Guinea: a three-year retrospective study from 2015 to 2017

Characteristics N (%)
Age in years
 <15 4395 (15.8)
 15–24 9132 (32.9)
 25–34 6855 (24.7)
 35–44 3241 (11.7)
 45–64 3052 (11)
 ≥65 913 (3.3)
 Not recorded 163 (0.6)
Sex
 Male 19747 (71.2)
 Female 7991 (28.8)
 Not recorded 13 (0.0)
Occupation
 Students 7151 (25.8)
 Work men/women 7120 (25.7)
 Farmer/housewife 5186 (18.7)
 Sellers 3372 (12.2)
 Employees 2513 (9.1)
 Children (< 15 and not a student) 1723 (6.2)
 Not recorded 686 (2.5)
Type of road user
 Passengers 4626 (16.7)
 Motorcyclists 3092 (11.1)
 Pedestrians 1129 (4.1)
 Drivers 60 (0.2)
 Pedal cyclists 56 (0.2)
 Not recorded 18788 (67.7)
  1. RTA Road traffic accident