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Table 5 Injury pyramids ratios of children and adolescents in Zhuhai City, China

From: The injury mechanisms and injury pyramids among children and adolescents in Zhuhai City, China

  Incidence of outpatient/emergency department injury visits (per 100,000 population) Incidence of inpatient injuries (per 100,000 population) Injury mortality (per 100,000 population) Injury pyramid ratios
Total 11,210.87 627.09 10.70 1:59:1048
Region Urban 13,688.03 633.32 8.46 1:75:1618
Rural 8050.49 619.14 13.57 1:46:593
Gender Male 13,638.37 790.77 12.22 1:65:1116
Female 8259.64 428.08 8.86 1:48:932
Age group, years old 0 ~ 2 16,820.13 867.94 22.34 1:39:753
3 ~ 5 19,051.17 899.61 16.43 1:55:1160
6 ~ 11 11,257.02 622.70 8.06 1:77:1397
12 ~ 14 7286.77 485.35 6.95 1:70:1048
15 ~ 17 6055.17 430.51 6.02 1:72:1006
Injury mechanisms Falls 5832.28 234.12 1.49 1:157:3914
Road traffic injuries 981.31 111.77 2.17 1:52:452
Self-harm/suicide 16.46 2.03 0.81 1:3:20
Drowning 1.89 2.51 3.52 1:0.7:0.5a
  1. aThe injury pyramid for drowning was in the shape of an inverted triangle, with each injury death that occurred was accompanied by 0.7 injury hospitalization and 0.5 outpatient/emergency injury visit