Emergency Medicine International / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Incidence of Road Traffic Injury and Associated Factors among Patients Visiting the Emergency Department of Tikur Anbessa Specialized Teaching Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Table 1

Sociodemographic characteristics of injury cases in the Emergency Department of Tikure Anbessa Specialized Teaching Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2013 ().

CharacteristicsNumber%

Sex
 Male28078.7
 Female7621.3
Age
 <205816.3
 20–2914841.6
 30–396518.3
 40–49359.8
 50–59236.5
 >60277.6
Ethnicity
 Oromo13437.6
 SNNP7521.1
 Amhara12434.8
 Tigrie195.3
 Others41.1
Marital status
 Single7448.9
 Married4741.3
 Separated236.5
 Widowed123.4
Educational status
 Illiterate8223.0
 Read and write43.9
 Primary (1–8)15543.5
 Secondary (9–12)8022.5
 College diploma2.6
 College degree236.5
Income
 151–6504512.6
 651–14004412.4
 1441–2350246.7
 2351–355072.0
 3551–500061.7
 No income10128.4
 Unknown12936.2
Occupation
 Trader3610.1
 Farmer7420.8
 Civil servant7220.2
 Student5314.9
 Construction Worker246.7
 Day labourer4512.6
 Unemployed5214.6
Residence
 Urban24468.5
 Rural11231.5