Table 2.

Number of Injuries in Normal Children by Age and Sex (in Percentages)

No. of Lesions 0–8 Months 9 Months–
4 Years
5–9 Years 10–17 Years
B G B G B G B G
086.4 90.6 24.7 31.3 11.0 14.325.0 35.6
1–4 13.6 9.4 51.0 46.9 57.651.8 55.0 48.0
5–9 0.0 0.0 18.5 17.326.0 24.2 18.0 13.5
10–14 0.0 0.0 5.03.5 5.0 7.3 1.0 2.9
>15 0.0 0.00.8 1.0 0.4 2.4 1.0 0.0
Total 100.0100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of child examinations 117 129 449 563 265314 100 103
  • B indicates boys; G, girls. No significant difference was found in boys versus girls.