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Table 1 Frequency distribution of RTCs in pedestrians, passengers and drivers by demographic characteristics

From: Epidemiology of road traffic crashes in Ilam Province, Iran, 2009–2013

Variable Pedestrian Driver Passenger
Injured Died Total Injured Died Total Injured Died Total
Age(year)
 20 <  376 (26.9%) 15 (1.1%) 391 (28%) 1208 (6.1%) 34 (2%) 1242 (6.3%) 517 (21.6%) 84 (3.5%) 601 (25.1%)
 21–40 469 (33.5%) 6 (4%) 475 (34%) 13,430 (67.9%) 264 (1.3%) 13,694 (69.3%) 1148 (47.9%) 148 (6.2%) 1296 (54.1%)
 41–60 302 (21.6%) 14 (1%) 316 (22.6%) 4407 (22.3%) 112 (6%) 4519 (22.9%) 343 (14.3%) 72 (3%) 415 (17.3%)
 > 60 206 (14.7%) 10 (7%) 216 (15.5%) 307 (1.6%) 7 (0%) 314 (1.6%) 70 (2.9%) 14 (6%) 84 (3.5%)
 Total 1353 (96.8%) 45 (3.2%) 1398 (100%) 19,352 (97.9%) 417 (2.1%) 19,769 (100%) 2078 (86.7%) 318 (13.3%) 2396 (100%)
P value 0.02    0.05    0.01   
Sex
 Female 521 (36.1%) 9 (0.6%) 530 (36.7%) 504 (2.3%) 2 (0%) 506 (2.4%) 1209 (35.9%) 158 (4.7%) 1367 (40.6%)
 Male 873 (60.5%) 40 (2.8%) 913 (63.3%) 20,511 (95.5%) 462 (2.2%) 20,973 (97.6%) 1700 (50.5%) 299 (8.9%) 1999 (59.4%)
 Total 1394 (96.6%) 49 (3.4%) 1443 (10%) 21,015 (98.7%0 464 (2.2%) 21,479 (10%) 2909 (86.4%) 457 (13.6%) 3366 (100%)
 P value 0.007    0.006    0.005   
Educational level
 Illiterate 129 (14.6%) 7 (8%) 136 (15.4%) 441 (4%) 9 (1%) 450 (4.1%) 142 (6.9%) 26 (1.3%) 168 (8.1%)
 Non-Academic 708 (80%) 22 (2.5%) 730 (82.5%) 9187 (83.1%) 150 (1.4%) 9337 (84.4%) 1642 (79.4%) 208 (10.1%) 1850 (89.5%)
 Academic 19 (2.1%) 0 (0%) 19 (2.1%) 1267 (11.5%) 8 (1%) 1275 (11.5%) 39 (1.9%) 10 (5%) 49 (2.4%)
 Total 856 (96.7%) 29 (3.3.%) 885 (100%) 10,895 (98.5%) 167 (1.5%) 11,062 (100%) 1823 (88.2%) 244 (11.8%) 2067 (100%)
  P Value 0.31    0.01    0.04   
Employment type
 Unemployed 153 (28.8%) 2 (0.4%) 155 (29.1%) 2290 (18.2%) 18 (1%) 2308 (18.4%) 161 (33.4%) 15 (3.1%) 176 (36.5%)
 Employed 371 (69.7%) 6 (1.1%) 377 (70.9%) 10,115 (80.6%) 129 (1%) 10,244 (81.6%) 291 (60.4%) 15 (3.1%) 306 (63.6%)
 Total 524 (98.5%) 8 (1.5%) 532 (100%) 12,405 (98.8%) 147 (1.2%) 12,552 (100%) 452 (93.8%) 30 (6.2%) 482 (100%)
 P Value 0.79    0.05    0.11