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Table 2 Proportion of pedestrians observed with distracted behaviors

From: The incidence of pedestrian distraction at urban intersections after implementation of a Streets Smarts campaign

Proportion Intersection A Intersection B Odds ratio 95 % CI
n = 655 n = 707
  n (%) n (%)   
Distracted 118 (0.18 %) 134 (0.19 %) 0.866 0.742–1.112
Eating 5 (0.70 %) 4 (0.57 %) 1.352 0.364–5.00
Drinking 12 (1.80 %) 17 (2.40 %) 0.897 0.433–1.867
Texting 18 (2.7 %) 15 (2.10 %) 1.304 0.658–2.549
Talking 13 (2.0 %) 32 (4.50 %) 0.427 0.232–0.828
Ear buds 59 (9.0 %) 60 (8.50 %) 1.033 0.709–1.50