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Northern Ireland 2009 - Age

In the reporting periods for each of the years from 2005 to 2009, the majority of those injured were aged under 18 (Table below).

Age of those injured 2005 - 2009
Persons Injured 2005 2006 2007 2008 2008
0-5 4 1 8 2 0
6-10 13 10 19 5 6
11-15 33 30 38 12 6
16-17 8 7 10 2 4
18 and Over 28 21 22 11 13
Unknown 0 0 0 0 1
Total Injured 86 69 97 32 30

Source: Notes

This year, 43% of all persons injured were aged 18 or over. 20% of all persons injured were children aged 10 years and less.

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