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Accidents - 6-15 years old - Year 2005 - Ankle


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Number Of Accidents (Estimate): 234,427
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Basketball: 49,279Stairs or steps: 23,750
Football: 21,263Soccer: 16,035
Trampolines: 12,844Bicycles or accessories: 9,164
Skateboards: 8,864Baseball: 6,321
Sports and recreational activity: 5,088Softball: 4,935
Exercise: 4,888Volleyball: 3,711
Floors or flooring materials: 3,229Gymnastics: 2,983
Other ball sports: 2,653All-terrain vehicles: 2,486
Roller skating: 2,476Dancing: 2,267
Cheerleading: 1,861Monkey bars, playground gyms or other playground climbing apparatus: 1,799
Track and field: 1,795Porches, balconies, open-side floors or floor openings: 1,782
Footwear: 1,746Beds or bedframes: 1,666
Sleds: 1,608Exercise equipment: 1,602
Two-wheeled, powered, off-road vehicles: 1,484Fences or fence posts: 1,381
Wrestling: 1,245Snow boarding: 1,168
Ball sports: 1,153Ice skating: 1,072
Bleachers: 1,071Swings or swing sets: 1,033
Scooters, unpowered: 1,013In-line skating: 907
Snow skiing: 867Martial arts: 828
Swimming pools: 805Lacrosse: 797
Doors: 748Sofas, couches, davenports, divans or studio couches: 719
Chairs: 711Skating: 637
Ceilings and walls: 637Surfing: 629
Slides or sliding boards: 606House repair or construction materials: 593
Hockey: 590Other toys: 580
Tennis: 564Tables: 504
Other playground equipment: 474Ladders: 465
Go-carts: 441Bunk beds: 427
Bathtubs or showers: 416Desks, chests, bureaus or buffets: 374
Ice hockey: 373Golf carts: 364
Scooters/skateboards, powered: 352Windows and window glass, other than storm windows: 333
Playground equipment: 321Horseback riding: 288
Built-in swimming pools: 283Bags: 280
Pet supplies: 266Knives: 260
Water slides: 254Rope or string: 242
Ramps or landings: 232Bowling: 231
Crutches, canes or walkers: 230Pogo sticks: 223
Fishing: 210Street hockey: 204
Amusement attractions: 197Poles: 193
Handrails, railings or banisters: 190Minibikes, powered: 186
Benches: 185Garden hoses, nozzles or sprinklers: 173
Drinking glasses: 172Containers: 162
Metal containers: 157Scissors: 156
Other unpowered garden tools: 150Day wear: 149
Rugs or carpets: 149Weight lifting: 148
Books, magazines, albums or scrapbooks: 148Mountain climbing: 142
Gas, air or spring-operated guns: 142Other glass bottles or jars: 136
Mobile/manufactured homes: 136Computers: 136
Children's play tents, play tunnels or other enclosures: 135Stools: 132
Swimming pool equipment: 127Bathtub or shower enclosures: 119
Paper products: 116Book bags or back carriers: 113
Field hockey: 106Televisions: 106
Cabinets, racks, room dividers and shelves: 105Hot water: 102
Handball: 99Badminton: 98
Pipes: 98Bottles or jars: 97
Waste containers, trash baskets or refuse bins: 96Wading pools: 91
Wagons: 89Nails, screws, carpet tacks or thumbtacks: 89
Glass bottles or jars: 87Flying toys: 83
Stereo or hi-fi components or accessories: 83Bed rails: 82
Glass doors or doors with glass panels: 77Roller hockey: 76
Treehouses or playhouses: 75Balloons: 74
Inflatable toys: 74Swimming: 74
Chair, rocking: 72Lawn mowers: 72
Powered riding toys: 68Glass bathtub or shower enclosures: 68
Fireworks: 68Other manual workshop tools: 68
Hot tubs or home spas: 68Hammers: 68
Faucets or spigots: 68Camping equipment: 68
Clothing: 68Plastic bags: 68
Plastic containers: 68Golf: 68
Fire escape devices: 66Other sound recording, reproducing or receiving equipment: 66
Doorsills or frames: 66Pictures, picture frames or wall decorations: 65
Desk supplies: 59Chair, recliner: 59
Wheelbarrows or lawn carts: 59Refrigerators: 59
Outerwear: 59Gutters, drainpipes, downspouts or run-off pipes: 41
Cords, electrical: 41Snow tubing: 38
Swimming pool slides: 38Hair dryers: 38
Tetherball: 37Floor waxes: 33
Mirrors or mirror glass: 32Fencing: 31
Seesaws or teeterboards: 31Lockers: 27
Escalators: 23Pens and pencils: 21
Counters or countertops: 21Elevators or other lifts: 21
Floor lamps or table lamps: 21Wheelchairs: 18
Mattresses: 17Other grills or stoves: 15
Sinks: 15Hatchets or axes: 15
Electric chandeliers, hanging lamps or other attached light fixtures: 15Tool sheds: 15
Ductwork for heating or cooling systems: 15Barstools or kitchen stools: 15
Musical instruments, not electric or not battery operated: 15Diving or diving boards: 15
Towels or cloths: 15Baby walkers or jumpers: 15
Aquariums or accessories: 15Riding power lawn mowers: 15
Baby mattresses or pads: 15Pliers, wire cutters or wrenches: 15
Hammocks: 15Water skiing: 15
Carts: 12Mopeds or power-assisted cycles: 11
Christmas decorations: 6Manual scissors: 6
Stilts: 6Riding toys: 6
Electric baseboard heaters: 5Dune buggies/beach buggies: 5
Power lawn mowers: 5Manual snow or ice removal tools: 5
Cardboard products: 5Step stools: 5
Portable power drills and accessories: 5Hoists, lifts, jacks or jack stands: 5
Toolboxes or tool kits: 5Batons: 5
Greenhouse or gardening supplies: 5Squash, racquet ball or paddle ball: 5
Television tables or stands: 5Tie racks, belt racks or other clothes hangers: 5
Plastic products: 5Tableware and accessories: 5

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