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Northern Ireland 2006 - Age

In each of the years from 2002 to 2006, the majority of those injured were aged under 18 (Table below).

Age of those injured 2002 - 2006
Persons Injured 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
0-5 0 0 5 4 1
6-10 11 9 9 13 10
11-15 17 18 23 33 30
16-17 0 6 2 8 7
18 and Over 10 11 15 28 21
Unknown 0 1 1 0 0
Total Injured 38 45 55 86 69

Source: Notes

In 2006 16% of all persons injured were children aged 10 years or less.

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