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Accidents - 0-5 years old - Year 1998 - Ankle


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 16,973
See also: Other years, Other age groups, Other body parts.


Bicycles or accessories: 3,089Stairs or steps: 1,658
Beds: 1,531Trampolines: 1,077
Slides or sliding boards: 638Floors or flooring materials: 589
Chairs: 587Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 560
Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 409Other toys: 392
Footwear: 305Swimming pools: 273
Soccer: 246Televisions: 213
Bunk beds: 206Tables: 206
Basketball: 196Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 174
Grocery or shopping carts: 161House repair or construction materials: 151
Exercise equipment: 148Doors: 137
Tricycles: 133Football: 129
Amusement attractions: 122Ceilings and walls: 119
Windows or window glass: 116Dancing: 112
Glass bottles or jars: 109Rugs or carpets: 105
Bags: 90Bottles or jars: 85
In-line skating: 84Sinks: 84
Metal containers: 84Skating: 84
Step stools: 81Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 81
Weight lifting: 81Swimming: 75
Bleachers: 75Rope or string: 75
Benches: 75Glass doors: 75
Tableware and accessories: 75Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 75
Playground equipment: 74Ice hockey: 74
Garden tractors: 74Aquariums or accessories: 74
Roller skating: 74Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 73
Spot removers or cleaning fluids: 67Gasoline: 67
Fans: 67Lawn mowers: 66
Other unpowered garden tools: 66Garage doors: 66
Ladders: 66Crutches, canes or walkers: 66
Toy sports equipment: 66Hot water: 51
Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 49Ball sports: 49
Fences or fence posts: 38Golf carts: 37
Counters or countertops: 31Swings or swing sets: 31
Mirrors or mirror glass: 31Bathtubs or showers: 24
Tennis: 19Rocking chairs: 19
Slow cookers: 19Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 19
Power tillers or cultivators: 19Playpens: 18
Handrails, railings or banisters: 18Other ball sports: 18
Containers: 18Martial arts: 18
Go-carts: 18Telephones or telephone accessories: 18
Snow skiing: 18Drinking glasses: 18
Exercise: 18Cookware: 18
Other Irons: 12Gymnastics: 12
Baby strollers: 6Cribs: 6
High chairs: 6Other playground equipment: 6
Bedsprings or bedframes: 6Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 6
Ceramics supplies or equipment: 6Pipes: 6
Other glass doors: 6Wheeled riding toys, unpowered: 6

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