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Table 2 Study population compared to all children presenting to hospital with injury during study period

From: A longitudinal study on quality of life after injury in children

  Study population All injuries OR (95 % CI)
Sex n (%)
 Male 127 (62.3) 8156 (58.3) ref
 Female 77 (37.8) 5825 (41.7) 1.2 (0.9, 1.6)
Income Quintile n (%)
 1(lowest income quintile) 25 (12.3) 2,744 (19.8) 0.4 (0.3, 0.7)
 2 25 (12.3) 2,598 (18.8) 0.4 (0.3, 0.7)
 3 43 (21.1) 2,607 (18.9) 0.8 (0.5, 1.1)
 4 39 (19.1) 2,586 (18.9) 0.7 (0.5, 1.0)
 5(hightest income quintile) 72 (35.3) 3,305 (23.9) ref
Hospitalized n (%)
 ED 144 (70.6) 12,419 (88.8) ref
 Admitted 60 (29.4) 1,562 (11.2) 3.3 (2.4, 4.5)
Age (Mean ± SD) (range 0 – < 17 years) 7.87 ± 4.67 7.32 ± 5.02 1.0 (1.0. 1.1)