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Table 5 Characteristics of outdoor falls: Features of the social environment

From: Characteristics of outdoor falls among older people: a qualitative study

Code Subcode Frequency of comments – no. of participants1 Frequency of comments - in total2
The individual    
  Rushing 5 5
  Not paying attention 4 5
  Carrying object(s) 4 4
  Total 13 14
Others    
  Alone 11 13
  In company 16 17
  With a dog 3 4
  People around 28 37
  Road traffic 2 2
  Total 60 73
Getting up    
  Couldn’t get up unaided 6 9
Familiarity    
  Frequent route 14 17
  Frequent venue 2 2
  Familiar area 16 18
  Not familiar 3 3
  Total 35 40
  1. 1At the participant level, i.e. each participant can only be counted once.
  2. 2At the overall level, i.e. each participant can be counted multiple times.