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In Denmark, approx. 21,000 injuries annually, by do-it-yourself work.
According to the Injury Register has 80 percent of the injured men, and most are aged 30-64 years.
Falling from ladders is the most common cause, with 4,200 accidents, and 3,100 injured with knives. Angle grinder gives approx. 1,700 annual injuries, and 1,100 were injured with hand saws. "Only" 200 got hurt by working with a wheelbarrow.
In Denmark, there are 5,749,000 (2017) inhabitants, so it is only 0.365% who are injured by do-it-yourself work.