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Table 1 Injury severity, length of hospital stay and direct costs by road user type

From: Mortality after road traffic crashes in a system with limited trauma data capability

Road user Mean ISS Proportion with ISS > 15 Mean LOS (days) Mean cost (USD)
Motor vehicle driver 7.2 ± 3.8 10.5% 29.7 ± 36.8 700.80 ± 57.51
Motor vehicle occupant 7.5 ± 4.6 15.2% 31.4 ± 43.6 507.87 ± 73.83
Pedestrian 7.0 ± 4.1 12.6% 33.0 ± 35.3 464.82 ± 50.31
Motorcycle passenger 7.3 ± 3.6 17.1% 33.4 ± 48.4 487.89 ± 61.84
Motorcycle rider 7.6 ± 4.0 15.8% 21.0 ± 26.2 301.84 ± 35.09