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Table 2 Basic knowledge of and attitude towards injury prevention among middle school students in Chaoshan rural areas of China

From: Risk factors of bicycle traffic injury among middle school students in chaoshan rural areas of china

  Whether bicycle injuries occurred
  Yes (n) No (n) Prevalence of injury (%) P
Opinion on necessity of setting up traffic rules     0.004
 Highly necessary 504 1340 27.3  
 Moderately necessary 46 101 31.3  
 Little necessary 18 22 45.0  
 Not at all 20 24 45.5  
Recognition of traffic markings “for vehicles only”     0.509
 No 425 1096 27.9  
 Yes 163 391 29.4  
Running a red light*     <0.01
 No 545 1439 27.5  
 Yes 43 48 47.3  
Opinion on whether bicycle injury is preventable     0.009
 Yes 341 925 26.9  
 No 63 101 38.4  
 Uncertain 184 461 28.5  
Willingness to learn about prevention of bicycle injuries     0.020
 No 93 169 35.5  
 Yes 366 990 27.0  
 No idea 129 328 28.2  
  1. *If you come across an intersection with the red light on, but there is no other vehicle around, will you ignore the traffic rules and run red light just to save time?