TABLE 3.

Proportion of Surveyed Pediatricians Who Reported Treatment of Intentional Injuries in the 12 Months Before 1998 and 2003 AAP Periodic Surveys #38 and #55, Stratified by Practice Area

Child Abuse, %Domestic Violence, %Community Violence, %
199820031998200319982003
Urban inner city677248445770
Urban non–inner city5165*2846*3562
Suburban4155*31443460
Rural609044713677
  • * P < .01, χ2 analysis comparing proportions from 1998 and 2003 analyses.

  • P < .001, χ2 analysis comparing proportions from 1998 and 2003 analyses.