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Table 2 Descriptive statistics of no injuries and at least one injury in last 12 months

From: Do adolescents with long-term illnesses and disabilities have increased risks of sports related injuries?

  No injuries At least one injury n p-value*
(%) (%)
LTID     <.001
 No LTID 64.0 36.0 2723  
 LTID 53.3 46.7 788  
 Affected LTID 46.1 53.9 154  
Gender     <.001
 Boy 57.8 42.2 1772  
 Girl 64.1 35.9 1893  
Age category     0.654
 13 60.7 39.3 1759  
 15 61.4 38.6 1906  
Family Affluence Scale III     <.001
 Low 67.4 32.6 482  
 Medium 63.4 36.6 2104  
 High 54.0 46.0 1016  
Sports Club Member     <.001
 Not Member 69.6 30.4 2048  
 Member 50.4 49.6 1477  
Daily MVPA     <.001
 Not Daily 64.4 35.6 2879  
 Daily 49.1 50.9 786  
Physical Competence     <.001
 Low 68.2 31.8 1568  
 High 55.8 44.2 2097  
Family Encouragement     <.001
 Infrequent 64.7 35.3 1909  
 Frequently 57.1 42.9 1756  
  1. LTID Long term illnesses or disabilities, MVPA Moderate to vigorous physical activity
  2. * Pearson’s Chi-square test of independence