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Table 4 Percent concussion distribution for males 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 ** ** ** 0.0
Ice Hockey 56 (9.1) 580 (11.4) 257 (9.5) 10.6
Rugby 0 (0.0) 30 (10.0) 87 (10.6) 10.4
Snowboarding 6 (6.7) 89 (6.4) 76 (8.7) 7.3
Skiing 12 (4.6) 40 (6.2) 17 (6.9) 6.0
Football 9 (2.5) 178 (5.3) 140 (7.3) 5.8
Sledding 36 (3.5) 17 (4.8) * 6.3
Cycling 54 (2.8) 152 (4.4) 67 (5.4) 4.2
Lacrosse * 13 (5.2) * 4.1
Soccer 39 (2.7) 110 (2.8) 53 (3.5) 2.9
Baseball * 15 (2.2) 6 (2.3) 2.2
Basketball 6 (1.6) 76 (2.7) 31 (1.7) 2.3
Volleyball 0 (0.0) 7 (2.3) * 1.4
  1. *Cell size <5.
  2. **No males sustained a concussion playing ringette.