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Table 2 Summary of injuries reported by ARA and ARES recruits to have occurred during basic training in the Australian Army, in the period 1 July 2012 to 30 June 2014 (n, IR calculated as injuries per 100 recruits, [IR calculated as injuries per 100 FTE years of training])

From: Injuries in Australian Army full-time and part-time personnel undertaking basic training

Incident Type ARA ARES Combined ARA:ARES
n IR n IR n IR IRR [95%CI]
Minor Personal Injury 1192 26.77 [77.7] 147 9.02 [74.6] 1339 11.01 [77.3] 1.04 [0.79–1.38]
Serious Personal Injury 43 0.97 [2.8] 3 0.18 [1.5] 46 0.38 [2.7] 1.87 [0.26–13.5]
Total 1235   150   1385   
  1. ARA Australian Regular Army, ARES Army Reserve
  2. IR injury rate, IRR injury rate ratio