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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of the study population (N = 183)

From: Essential trauma management training: addressing service delivery needs in active conflict zones in eastern Myanmar

Variable Male Female Total
  N(%) N(%) N(%)
Gender
Male - - 163 (89)
Female - - 20(11)
Age
< 18 12(7) 4(20) 16(9)
19–24 37(23) 5(25) 42(23)
25–44 88(54) 3(15) 91(50)
> 45 20(12) 6(30) 26(14)
Not recorded 6(4) 2(10) 8(4)
Cause of injury
Landmine 76(47) 4(20) 80(44)
Gunshot 39(24) 3(15) 42(23)
Fall from tree 6(4) - 6(3)
Hit by tree 3(2) - 3(2)
Cut wound 8(5) - 8(4)
Burn 1(1) 4(20) 5(3)
Animal attack 9(6) - 9(5)
RPG/mortar 2(1) - 2(1)
Stab wound 4(2) 3(15) 7(4)
Other 15(9) 6(30) 21(11)
Outcome
Survived 147(90) 20(100) 167(91)
Expired 16(10) - 16(9)
Wait, in days, for medic arrival
Mean 2.35 1.28 2.23