Table 6.

Percentage of Children With Multiple Injuries by Age and According to the Season

Children With
≥5 Injuries
SON*DJF**MAM***JJA****
0 to 8 months 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
9 months to 4 years 17.7 12.3 23.5 39.0
5 to 9 years 28.619.1 44.1 36.5
10 to 17 years 13.0 9.1 22.228.8
  • SON indicates September, October, November (fall); DJF, December, January, February (winter); MAM, March, April, May (spring); JJA, June, July August (summer).