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Table 3 Percent concussion distribution for females 2007 – 2010

From: Epidemiology of sports-related injuries in children and youth presenting to Canadian emergency departments from 2007–2010

Sport/activity Age group (yr), # (%) % of concussions all ages
5-9 10-14 15-19
Ringette 6 (20.7) 36 (17.5) 12 (14.8) 17.1
Ice hockey * 74 (12.5) 52 (16.3) 13.3
Rugby 0 (0.0) 11 (14.5) 53 (11.9) 12.3
Snowboarding * 21 (4.4) 24 (7.1) 5.5
Skiing 5 (2.4) 24 (5.2) 20 (13.6) 6.0
Football 0 (0.0) 12 (3.8) 6 (3.7) 3.5
Sledding 13 (3.5) 17 (4.8) 6 (10.2) 4.6
Cycling 35 (3.2) 40 (3.8) 8 (3.7) 3.5
Lacrosse * 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2.7
Soccer 8 (1.5) 96 (3.2) 107 (7.0) 4.2
Baseball * 18 (6.6) * 4.6
Basketball * 33 (1.8) 23 (3.2) 2.1
Volleyball 0 (0.0) 15 (2.6) 5 (1.5) 2.1
  1. *Cell size <5.