Table 2

Severity of injuries sustained during pre and in season periods

Nature of injuryAll injuriesPreseasonIn season
*p<0.05 Different proportions between pre and in season.
**p<0.01 Different proportions between pre and in season.
†Percentage totals may be subject to rounding errors associated with individual components.
Slight 588 (10) 130 (13)* 458 (9)
Minor1385 (23) 274 (27)*1111 (22)
Moderate2698 (45) 420 (41)**2278 (46)
Major1359 (23) 201 (20)**1155 (23)
Total†6030 (101)1025 (101)5002 (100)