GENERAL ESTIMATES SYSTEM CODING MANUAL, 1998

This Coding Manual contains instructions for coding accident data from police accident reports for the General Estimates System (GES). GES is currently the main database used by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to produce national statistics on nonfatal accidents in the United States. GES data are based on an annual sample of about 50,000 police accident reports.

  • Corporate Authors:

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    National Center for Statistics and Analysis

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  • Publication Date: 1999-6

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices;
  • Pagination: 454 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00765945
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-808 928
  • Files: HSL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 14 1999 12:00AM