TABLE 2

Furniture Type and TV Sizes Reported for Injuries Associated With Falling TVs

Number of CasesNational Estimate (%)95% CI
Furniture type
 Dresser/bureau/chest of drawers/armoire102128 439 (46.0)22 595–34 284
 Entertainment center/TV stand64619 380 (31.3)15 013–23 746
 Shelf/rack1414621 (7.5)3472–5770
 Table/nightstand1705433 (8.8)3965–6902
 Cart30726 (1.2)262–1190
 Cabinet/counter/changing table611706 (2.8)1092–2319
 Wall mount5a
 Other (bed, chair, stool)521582 (2.6)890–2274
 Total212661 887 (100.2)b50 838–72 937
TV size
 ≤26 inches82922 394 (66.8)18 417–26 372
 ≥27 inches49411 110 (33.2)7911–14 308
 Total132333 504 (100.0)26 746–40 262
  • a Estimate is unstable due to <20 actual cases in the NEISS.

  • b Percentages may not sum to 100.0% due to rounding error.