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Table 1 Basic characteristics of all fractures

From: Epidemiology of proximal and diaphyseal humeral fractures in children: an observational study from the Swedish Fracture Register

  Proximal Diaphyseal Total
Sex
 Girls, n (%) 1004 (59) 103 (34) 1107 (55)
 Boys, n (%) 692 (41) 197 (66) 889 (45)
 Total, n (%) 1696 (100) 300 (100) 1996 (100)
Median age (IQR)
Girls 10 (7–12) 9 (5–12) 10 (7–12)
 Boys 11 (8–13) 10 (6–13) 11 (7–13)
 Total 10 (7–12) 10 (5–13) 11 (9–13)
Open fractures
Girls, n (%) 0 1 1 (0.01)
 Boys, n (%) 2 2 4 (0.2)
 Total, n (%) 2 (0.1) 3 (1) 5 (0.3)