Table 2

Causes of injury by study period

Covariate, % (n)Prepandemic
March 11, 2019–June 30, 2019
n=3862
Pandemic
March 11, 2020–June 30, 2020
n=3446
P value
Fall42.2 (1630)43.8 (1508)0.18
Motor vehicle crash17.0 (657)14.0 (481)<0.001
Assault6.9 (265)8.5 (294)0.01
Motorcycle crash5.1 (198)5.6 (193)0.37
Worksite injury5.2 (202)4.1 (141)0.02
Crush/strike4.0 (156)3.2 (111)0.06
Bicycle2.8 (107)4.2 (146)<0.001
Home improvement3.3 (127)3.3 (115)0.91
Pedestrian3.0 (116)2.2 (74)0.02
Recreational3.0 (116)1.7 (58)<0.001
Off-road vehicles1.8 (68)3.0 (103)<0.001
Firearm1.1 (44)1.5 (52)0.17
Self-inflicted1.2 (46)1.3 (45)0.66
Other*3.4 (130)3.6 (125)0.54
  • *Other: burn (n=98), animal bite (n=59), glass/sharp object (n=38), 'other' (n=35) or unknown (n=25).