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Table 2 Characteristics of injury

From: The Relationship between Injury and Socioeconomic Status in Reference to the Fourth Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Variables Categories Number (%)
Any injury No 11,040 (93.3)
  Yes 797 (6.7)
Occupational injury No 11,547 (97.6)
  Yes 290 (2.4)
Proportion of occupational injuries among all injuries No 507 (63.6)
  Yes 290 (36.4)
Nature of injury Transport accident 296 (37.4)
  Fall 76 (9.6)
  Slip 150 (19.0)
  Collision 115 (14.5)
  Laceration 15 (1.9)
  Stab/amputation 38 (4.8)
  Machinery accident 21 (2.7)
  Burn 8 (1.0)
  Poisoning 33 (4.2)
  Others 39 (4.9)
Treatment type Emergency room 170 (21.8)
  Ambulatory care 356 (45.6)
  Hospital admission 255 (32.7)
Injury intention Unexpected accident 772 (99.0)
  Intentional self-injury 5 (0.6)
  Violence by other people 3 (0.4)