District of Columbia

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

 

District of Columbia Data
All the tables below contain data available for District of Columbia and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19 10.89* 7.42* -3.47
Ages 20-24 8.24* 7.57* -0.67
Ages 15-24 9.39* 7.50* -1.89
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24 17.63* 13.76* -3.87
Females 15-24 2.2* 2.01* -0.19
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24 3.51* 3.03* -0.48
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24 15.72* 8.17* -7.55
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24 X 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24 X 0.00* X
Hispanic 15-24 X 26.87* X
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 8.03* 6.68* -1.35
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24 28.7* 13.01* -15.69
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 4.23* 3.86* -0.37
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 0.00* X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
Hispanic Males 15-24 X 53.29* X
Hispanic Females 15-24 X 0.00* X
 

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.