Motor vehicle casualties

Why is this important for social statistics?

Motor vehicle traffic casualties are a major cause of premature death, especially in younger age groups. The deaths, injuries, and disabilities resulting from these crashes hurt individuals, families, and communities.

This indicator measures the number of people killed or injured in motor vehicle crashes as a proportion (per 100,000) of the total population.

Downloadable file:

Excel icon. Motor vehicle casualties – tables (Excel, 5 sheets, 29kb)

Includes breakdowns by calendar year, age group, region, and country.

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