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Table 1 Characteristics of war-injured persons (n = 420)

From: The burden of war-injury in the Palestinian health care sector in Gaza Strip

Characteristics n % (95% CI)
Sex Male 317 75.5 (70.6–79.3)
Female 103 24.5 (20.7–29.4)
Age group 0–19 years 132 31.4 (26.6–36.2)
20–39 years 208 49.5 (44.8–54.3)
40–59 years 65 15.5 (12.4–19.8)
60+ years 15 3.6 (2.1–5.5)
Marital status Single 225 53.6 (48.1–58.1)
Married 186 44.3 (40.0–49.8)
Widow 5 1.2 (0.2–2.4)
Divorced 4 1.0 (0.2–2.0)
Governorate/Residency North Gaza 120 28.6 (24.5–32.9)
Gaza governorate 140 33.3 (28.9–37.7)
Middle Gaza 62 14.8 (11.7–18.6)
Khan Younis 61 14.5 (11.4–18.2)
Rafah 37 8.8 (6.4–11.4)
Total 420 100.0