TABLE 2.

Bicycle-Related Other Injury Rates (Children 5–19 Years) by Province, 1994–1998

ProvinceDate of Adoption of LegislationMidyear Population (5–19 Years)Other Injury Rates by Year (Rate per 100 000)
1994–19951995–19961996–19971997–1998
Legislation provinces
 OntarioOctober 19952 178 01523.7821.1720.4820.98
 New BrunswickDecember 1995153 27532.6225.4427.4040.45
 British ColumbiaSeptember 1996745 03036.2441.6128.1931.81
 Nova ScotiaJuly 199718627524.1631.6723.6222.01
 Subtotal legislation provinces3 262 59527.0626.6322.7424.42
No-legislation provinces
 Newfoundland124 80042.4743.2732.8532.85
 Prince Edward Island30 15023.229.9523.2219.90
 Québec1 410 96531.7524.5226.5126.01
 Manitoba241 65526.4823.5924.8318.62
 Saskatchewan235 10038.7131.9032.3330.63
 Alberta611 41531.8930.7521.4321.75
 Yukon, NWT15 90044.0344.0344.0337.74
 Subtotal no-legislation provinces2 669 98535.5229.9828.5827.52
Canada5 932 58029.4626.9524.2324.72