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Table 1 Distribution of injured athletes, reported injuries, rate of injury per athlete and rate of injury per injured athlete

From: Sports injuries among adolescent basketball players according to position on the court

Variables   Position Total (n = 204)
  Shooting guard (n = 103) Center (n = 72) Point guard (n = 29)  
Injured athletes 18 (45%) 15 (37.5%) 7 (17.5%) 40 (100%)
Reported injury 22 (47.8%) 16 (34.8%) 8 (17.4%) 46 (100%)
Rate of injury per athlete 0.21 0.22 0.27 0.22
Rate of injury per injured athlete 1.22 1.06 1.14 1.15
  1. Note: Rate of injury per athlete = total number of injuries divided by total number of athletes interviewed; rate of injury per injured athlete = total number of injuries divided by total number of injured athletes.