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Table 5 Road-related factors in bicycle injury 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
Types of lanes     <0.01
 Motor laneβ 50 65 43.5  
 Non-motor laneθ 194 212 47.8  
 Combination-type road** 334 1210 22.1  
Road situation     <0.01
 Intact 362 1189 23.3  
 Non-intact†† 226 298 43.1  
Road surface     <0.01
 Dry 261 1131 18.8  
 Ponding 182 209 46.5  
 Humid 135 147 47.9  
Road materials     <0.01
 Cement 335 1235 21.3  
 Sand and rocks 217 212 50.6  
 Asphalt 36 40 47.4  
  1. βlane that only allows motor vehicles, θlane that only allows pedestrians and bicycles, **road that is not divided into specific lanes, ††road that is uneven or under construction