The data were sourced from the AIHW’s National Hospital Morbidity Database for 2013–14, which
covers all (admitted) episodes of care in Australian hospitals. Records with a mode of admission reported
as a transfer from another hospital were excluded to reduce double counting.
What are DIY injuries?
How many people are hospitalised due to DIY injuries?
Who is hospitalised as a result of DIY injuries?
What are the main causes of DIY injuries?
Types of injury
Body region injured
DIY injuries involving falls from a ladder or building or structure
DIY injuries involving tools and machinery
Where can I find out more?
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