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Table 2 Injuries across sports among children

From: Injury prevalence across sports: a descriptive analysis on a representative sample of the Danish population

Children sport participation IP IPP
a 95% CI ninj 95% CI ninj /a 95% CI
football 1177 1123 1231 235 208 262 0,20 0,18 0,22
handball 415 378 452 86 70 102 0,21 0,17 0,25
gymnastics 762 715 809 66 51 81 0,09 0,07 0,11
running 574 531 617 37 25 49 0,06 0,04 0,08
badminton 288 256 320 21 12 30 0,07 0,04 0,10
ridning 257 227 287 21 12 30 0,08 0,05 0,12
swimming 1132 1079 1185 17 9 25 0,02 0,01 0,02
dancing 381 345 417 16 8 24 0,04 0,02 0,06
strength training 377 341 413 15 8 22 0,04 0,02 0,06
trampoline 544 502 586 14 7 21 0,03 0,01 0,04
martial arts 208 181 235 14 7 21 0,07 0,03 0,10
basketball 81 64 98 10 4 16 0,12 0,05 0,20
kick scooter 478 438 518 9 3 15 0,02 0,01 0,03
parkour 100 81 119 8 3 13 0,08 0,03 0,13
skateboarding 196 169 223 7 2 12 0,04 0,01 0,06
boy scouting 345 311 379 7 2 12 0,02 0,01 0,04
tennis 117 96 138 6 1 11 0,05 0,01 0,09
athletics 65 49 81 5 1 9 0,08 0,01 0,14
hiking 190 164 216 4 0 8 0,02 0,00 0,04
bmx 45 32 58 4 0 8 0,09 0,01 0,17
volleyball 56 41 71 3 0,05
mountain biking 111 91 131 3 0,03
roller skating 268 237 299 3 0,01
aerobic teams 37 25 49 3 0,08
shooting 77 60 94 2 0,03
hockey 42 29 55 1 0,02
bike spinning 66 50 82 1 0,02
golf 43 30 56 1 0,02
table tennis 75 58 92 1 0,01
canoe / kayak / rowing 22 13 31 1 0,05
sailing 28 18 38 1 0,04
surfing 7 2 12 1 0,14
ice skating 75 58 92 1 0,01
road biking 34 23 45 0 0,00
role playing game 58 43 73 0 0,00
yoga 48 35 61 0 0,00
fishing 81 64 98 0 0,00
  1. Participation, “a” number of participants
  2. IP injury prevalence, “ninj” number of injuries
  3. IPP injury prevalence proportion in different activities of adults, ninj/a the proportion
  4. CI confidence interval
  5. Data are sorted by injury prevalence in descending order from highest to lowest