Table 3

Incidence of injury by sex and age group (total number of injuries, number of athletes with an injury, total number of athletes competing, total number of athlete days, proportion of athletes with an injury, injury rates per athlete days)

Sex/age groupTotal number of injuriesNumber of athletes with an injuryTotal number of athletes competingTotal number of athlete daysProportion of athletes with an injuryInjury rate number of injuries/1000 athlete days (95% CI)
All174134547656424.526.5 (22.7 to 30.8)
Female4031129154824.025.8 (18.5 to 35.2)
Male134103418501624.626.7 (22.4 to 31.6)
Age 13–25 (years)4538172206422.121.8 (15.9 to 29.2)
Age 26–346247198237623.726.1 (20.0 to 33.5)
Age 35–636749177212427.731.5 (24.4 to 40.1)