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Table 1 The age-specific incidence rates of occasional falls and recurrent falls over 18-months

From: Incidence and multidimensional predictors of occasional and recurrent falls among Malaysian community‐dwelling older persons

Age group No. of Participants Occasional falls Recurrent falls
No. of cases Cases/year Cases/100 person-years No. of cases Cases/year Cases/100 person-years
60–64 523 64 42.67 8.16 24 16.00 3.06
65–69 528 68 45.33 8.59 31 20.67 3.91
70–74 404 50 33.33 8.25 14 9.33 2.31
≥ 75 308 42 28.00 9.09 16 10.67 3.46
Total 1,763 224 149.33 8.47 85 56.67 3.21