Delaware

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19 18.24* 21.20* 2.96
Ages 20-24 19.97* 35.76 15.79
Ages 15-24 19.06* 28.32 9.26
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24 22.92* 46.03 23.11
Females 15-24 15.22* 10.13* -5.09
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24 22.43* 25.36 2.93
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24 4.18* 26.87* 22.69
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24 X 39.09* X
Hispanic 15-24 42.8* 59.16* 16.36
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 28.34* 40.24* 11.90
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 16.64* 10.23* -6.41
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 8.5* 40.30* 31.80
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 13.44* 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 70.18* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Males 15-24 25.05* 108.86* 83.81
Hispanic Females 15-24 66.29* 0.00* -66.29
 

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.