Table 2: Number of Hospitalizations Due to Winter Sports and Recreational Activities, by Cause,Age and Gender, 2006–2007 to 2010–2011

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Table 2: Number of Hospitalizations Due to Winter Sports and Recreational Activities, by Cause, Age and Gender, 2006–2007 to 2010–2011

Activity*

Age Group

 

Total

0–9

10–19

20–29

30–39

40–49

50–59

60–69

70+

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

Ice Hockey

12

101

192

2,645

57

937

42

711

33

658

10

234

N/R

67

N/R

17

5,721

Ice Skating

89

80

221

678

134

345

258

430

326

507

368

316

285

177

60

89

4,363

Skiing/
Snowboarding

149

227

920

3,171

770

2,062

432

891

551

819

571

663

291

321

119

216

12,173

Snowmobiling

33

54

183

666

205

1,183

219

1,104

204

1,085

142

613

52

223

12

97

6,075

Tobogganing

151

197

146

208

58

57

48

41

44

35

18

19

N/R

N/R

N/R

N/R

1,031

Notes

* Based on first reported ICD-10 external cause of injury code.

N/R: not reportable. In accordance with CIHI’s privacy policy, cells with counts of 1 to 4 were suppressed.

Excludes people who died at the scene of the injury or who were treated outside of a hospital setting, such as in a walk-in clinic or
doctor’s office.

Six hospitalizations of unknown gender were excluded.

Source

National Trauma Registry Minimum Data Set, 2011, Canadian Institute for Health Information.