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Table 2 Gender-based differences in the cause of injuries

From: Gender-specific differences in severely injured patients between 2002 and 2011: data analysis with matched-pair analysis

Cause of injury Male (%) Female (%) P value
Suicide 11.5 9.4 0.32
Traffic accident, car 14.2 11.5 0.26
Traffic accident, motorcycle 14.8 1.4 <0.001*
Traffic accident, bicycle 6.0 5.0 0.55
Traffic accident, pedestrian 9.3 22.3 <0.001*
Fall >3 m 21.4 19.1 0.41
Fall <3 m 13.7 27.0 <0.001*
Suspected violent crime 5.0 4.0 0.49
Penetrating trauma 11.84 3.61 <0.001*
  1. *Significant difference.