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Table 5 Comparison of assault to non-assault patients, Greater Phoenix, AZ*

From: Geospatial characteristics of non-motor vehicle and assault-related trauma events in greater Phoenix, Arizona

  Assaults Non-Assaults
N, (%) 7185 (11.3) 56,266 (88.7)
Age Group, years, n (%)
 Younger than 5 16 (0.2) 3621 (6.4)
 5–19 756 (10.5) 5586 (9.9)
 20–29 2427 (33.8) 4131 (7.3)
 30–39 1747 (24.3) 3754 (6.7)
 40–49 1147 (16.0) 3911 (7.0)
 50–69 1001 (14.0) 12,439 (22.1)
 70–84 71 (1.0) 13.521 (24.0)
 85 and older 20 (0.3) 9303 (16.5)
Sex, n (%)
 Male 6044 (84.1) 29,554 (52.5)
 Female 1140 (15.9) 26,712 (47.5)
Race/Ethnicity, n (%)
 White 2993 (41.7) 42,077 (74.8)
 Hispanic/Latino, Any Race 2014 (28.0) 8958 (15.9)
 American Indian 744 (10.4) 1397 (2.5)
 Black 1077 (15.0) 2027 (3.6)
 Asian 63 (0.9) 534 (1.0)
 Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 89 (0.2)
 Other/Unknown 270 (3.8) 1184 (2.1)
Pre-Injury Chronic Diseases, n (%)
 One or more chronic diseases 3678 (51.2) 37,690 (67.0)
Insurance Status, n (%)
 Medicaid/Medicare/Government 3779 (52.6) 33,887 (60.2)
 Private/Commercial 1303 (18.1) 15,945 (28.3)
 Uninsured 1758 (24.5) 3473 (6.2)
 Other/Unknown 279 (3.9) 1612 (2.9)
 Worker’s Compensation 65 (0.9) 1330 (2.4)
 Vehicle Policy
Year of Injury
 2013 1350 (18.8) 7897 (14.0)
 2014 1282 (17.8) 9925 (17.6)
 2015 1437 (20.0) 11,313 (20.1)
 2016 1539 (21.4) 12,700 (22.6)
 2017 1577 (22.0) 14,431 (25.7)
Died 388 (5.4) 1316 (2.3)
  1. * p < 0.001 for all comparisons
  2. -- denotes cell value < 25 persons
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