Table 2: Falls related information (n=103).

Details about falls Frequency (Percentage %)

Number of falls within last 12-month periodOne74 (71.8)
Two10 (9.7)
Three or more19 (18.4)

Time gap between first and second fall (n= 29)<6 months18 (62.1)
6-12 months11 (37.9)

Time of last fallEarly morning25 (24.3)
Day time54 (52.4)
Night24 (23.3)

Place of fallAt home environment74 (71.8)
Outside home environment29 (28.2)

Location of fall at homeWhen stepping stairs35 (34.0)
On the floor17 (16.5)
In the garden17 (16.5)
Toilet14 (13.6)
Bathing place12 (11.7)
When getting out of bed7 (6.8)
Chair 1 (1.0)

Experienced fall related injuriesYes37 (35.9)
No66 (64.1)

Injury site (n= 37)Wrist15 (40.5)
Hip9 (24.3)
Ankle5 (13.5)
Skull3 ( 8.1)
Knee2 ( 5.4)
Femur shaft2 ( 5.4)
Backbone1 ( 2.7)