TABLE 3.

Comparison of Injured Cyclists in Legislation Provinces and No-Legislation Provinces

VariableInjured Children in Legislation Provinces (N = 5029)Injured Children in No-Legislation Provinces (N = 4621)
Age (n, %)
 5–9 y1754 (34.8)1712 (37.0)
 10–14 y2268 (45.1)2040 (44.1)
 15–19 y1007 (20.0)869 (18.8)
Male (n, %)3706 (73.7)3294 (71.2)
Motor vehicle-bicycle crash (n, %)770 (15.3)849 (18.3)
Population below poverty level (mean, SD)14.5 (7.0)17.4 (8.5)
Average length of hospital stay (mean, SD)3.27 (7.1)4.22 (12.9)
  • SD indicates standard deviation.