National Summary

United States Data

Motor Vehicle Crashes Mortality

Healthy People 2010 Objective: Reduce deaths caused by motor vehicle crashes

Rates per 100,000
National Data Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
2010
Target
15- to 24- year-olds
25.6
24.1
-1.5

 

United States Data
All the tables below contain data available for the entire United States and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19
25.28
21.37
-3.91
Ages 20-24
25.9
26.97
1.07
Ages 15-24
25.80
24.14
-1.66
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24
34.99
33.9
-1.09
Females 15-24
15.69
13.8
-1.89
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24
27.99
25.99
-2.00
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24
21.44
18.85
-2.59
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24
51.19
44.48
-6.71
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24
11.07
13.1
2.03
Hispanic 15-24
21.61
23.65
2.04
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
37.61
35.78
-1.83
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
18.01
15.68
-2.33
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
31
27.46
-3.54
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
12
10.02
-1.98
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
70.64
58.14
-12.50
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
31.04
30.4
-0.64
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
14.64
18.01
3.37
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
7.42
7.93
0.51
Hispanic Males 15-24
31.05
35.22
4.17
Hispanic Females 15-24
10.55
10.83
0.28
 

Source: WISQARS Fatal Causes of Deaths (using data collected by National Vital Statistics System), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control

*Based on 20 or fewer number of deaths; use with caution

X = In the Baseline or Final columns, “X” represents zero deaths for a subgroup; in the Numeric Change column, “X” means that a number cannot be generated to show the change between baseline and Final.