Comparison of Crash Fatalities by Gender and Year From 1996 to 2005

This fact sheet presents a brief statistical summary of crash fatalities by gender and year from 1996 to 2005. The major findings are as follows: The female fatalities in motor vehicle crashes accounted for about one-third (32%) of total fatalities from 1996 to 2005. The number of females killed declined by an average 0.7% per year compared to an average 1.1% increase per year in female population. The fatalities among males from motor vehicle crashes accounted for about two-thirds (68%) of the total fatalities from 1996 to 2005. The number of males killed increased by an average 0.8% per year compared to an average 1.3% rise per year in the male population. Overall, the data indicate fatalities among males in motor vehicle crashes and male population moved in the same direction from 1996 through 2005, while female fatalities and female population moved in the opposite direction during the same period of time.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01055120
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-810 780
  • Files: HSL, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 2007 10:08AM