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Table 2 Drivers related factors associated with RTAs in Finote Selam town, Northwest Ethiopia from September 2009 to January 2018

From: Determinants of fatal car accident risk in Finote Selam town, Northwest Ethiopia

variableChi-square analysis 
Human road traffic accident outcome
Slight injurySerious injuryFatalChi-squareP-value
Season typeAutumn22 (40.0%)27 (49.1%)6 (10.9%)18.46.005*
Winter23 (37.7%)28 (45.9%)10 (16.4%)
Spring22 (40.7%)21 (38.9%)11 (20.4%)
Summer25 (29.4%)27 (31.8%)33 (38.8%)
DayWeekend20 (26.7%)22 (29.3%)33 (44.0%)24.750.001*
Weekday72 (40.0%)81 (45.0%)27 (15.0%)  
Driver’s educational levelBelow Grade 1266 (33.3%)78 (39.4%)54 (27.3%)7.340.025*
Grade 12 and above26 (45.6%)25 (43.9%)6 (10.5%)
Vehicle to driver relationOwn20 (54.1%)12 (32.4%)5 (13.5%)6.40.041*
Employed72 (33.0%)91 (41.7%)55 (25.2%)
Vehicle typeMinibus34 (30.1%)45 (39.8%)34 (30.1%)6.92.328
Bajaj12 (36.4%)16 (48.5%)51 (5.2%)
Cargo30 (43.5%)26 (37.7%)13 (18.8%)
Pickup16 (40.0%)16 (40.0%)8 (20.0%)
Vehicle ownerPrivate73 (35.6%)81 (39.5%)51 (24.9%)1.07.585
Government19 (38.0%)22 (44.0%)9 (18.0%)