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Northern Ireland 2010 - Total Injuries

In 2010, more than four in five (83%) persons injured from fireworks were male.

Since the 2006 Halloween period, the proportion of females injured from fireworks has increased by 14 percentage points, from 3% (2) of all injuries in 2006 to 17% (8) in 2010.

Total Injuries 2006 - 2010
Persons Injured 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 % Change between 2006 - 2010
Males 67 84 26 24 39 -14
Females 2 13 6 6 8 +14
Total 69 97 32 30 47 -68
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Fireworks Injuries 2006-2010

Fireworks Injuries, 2005–2009

Source: Notes

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