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Table 2 Proportion and number of injuries per 1000 population (n = 420, N = 11,228)

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

Governorate/region Estimated population* Injured
Study subjects (n) Estimated Injuries by population Number of injury/1000 population
North Gaza 348,808 117 (27.9%) 3128 9.0
Gaza governorate 606,749 141 (33.6%) 3770 6.2
Middle Gaza 255,705 62 (14.8%) 1657 6.5
Khan Younis 331,017 62 (14.8%) 1657 5.0
Rafah 217,758 38 (9.0%) 1016 4.7
Total 1,760,037 420 11,228 6.4
  1. Estimated population* = According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (2014 statistics)