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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of children aged 0 to 17 years registered with Alberta Health and Wellness during the 1995–96 fiscal year.

From: Socio-economic status and types of childhood injury in Alberta: a population based study

  Registered Population
Variable N %
Total number of children 749924 100.0%
Gender of the child   
   M 365509 48.7%
   F 384415 51.3%
Age of the child   
   Less than one year 38478 5.1%
   1 to 4 years old 163184 21.8%
   5 to 9 years old 215835 28.8%
   10 to 14 years old 213959 28.5%
   15 to 17 years old 118468 15.8%
Place of residence   
   Urban 549261 73.2%
   Rural 200663 26.8%
Healthcare premium   
   No subsidy 578982 77.2%
   Any subsidy 170932 22.8%
Partial or total 94549 12.6%
Social services 34595 4.6%
Treaty status 41798 5.6%