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Table 1 Demographic data

From: Outpatient treatment of acute poisonings in Oslo: poisoning pattern, factors associated with hospitalization, and mortality

  Males n (%) Females n (%) p-value Total n (%)
Known ID 1125 (97) 694 (99) 0.002* 1819 (98)
Unknown ID 32 (3) 5 (1) 0.002* 37 (2)
Episodes:     
1 958 (83) 635 (91) < 0.001* 1593 (86)
2-5 152 (13) 56 (8) < 0.001* 208 (11)
6-22 15 (1) 3 (< 0.5) ns 18 (1)
Age:     
16-25 274 (24) 311 (44) < 0.001* 585 (32)
26-35 303 (26) 152 (22) 0.035* 455 (25)
36-45 243 (21) 102 (15) < 0.001* 345 (19)
46-55 173 (15) 69 (10) 0.002* 242 (13)
56-65 89 (8) 33 (5) 0.014* 122 (7)
66-75 33 (3) 15 (2) ns 48 (3)
> 75 15 (1) 13 (2) ns 28 (2)
Unknown 27 (2) 4 (1) 0.004* 31 (2)
Residency:     
Oslo 757 (65) 528 (76) < 0.001* 1285 (69)
Outside Oslo 328 (28) 158 (23) 0.007* 486 (26)
Homeless 20 (2) 2 (0) 0.006* 22 (1)
Outside Norway 22 (2) 6 (1) ns 28 (2)
Unknown 30 (3) 5 (1) 0.004* 35 (2)
Total individuals 1157 (100) 699 (100)   1856 (100)
  1. * Significant
  2. ID: identification
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