Connecticut

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

 

Connecticut Data
All the tables below contain data available for Connecticut and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19 14.54 14.84 0.30
Ages 20-24 26.90 16.69 -10.21
Ages 15-24 20.30 15.71 -4.59
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24 29.94 21.95 -7.99
Females 15-24 10.24* 9.15 -1.09
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24 23.31 17.64 -5.67
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24 14.46* 12.04* -2.42
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24 X 20.04* X
Hispanic 15-24 14.04* 8.89* -5.15
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 33.73 25.11 -8.62
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 12.45* 9.90* -2.55
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 28.77* 16.70* -12.07
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 7.09* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 X 0.00* X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 X 39.07* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Males 15-24 16.83* 8.39* -8.44
Hispanic Females 15-24 11.01* 9.45* -1.56
 

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.