New Jersey

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19
13.42
11.87
-1.55
Ages 20-24
17.16
16.95
-0.21
Ages 15-24
15.21
14.29
-0.92
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24
21.65
19.89
-1.76
Females 15-24
8.42
8.39
-0.03
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24
16.64
12.88
-3.76
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24
18.03
16.64
-1.39
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24
6.25*
9.87*
3.62
Hispanic 15-24
11.55
18.36
6.81
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
22.73
17.42
-5.31
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
10.28
8.1
-2.18
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
33.77
23.27
-10.50
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
2.4*
9.81*
7.41
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
6.2*
13.74*
7.54
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
6.3*
5.80*
-0.50
Hispanic Males 15-24
13.76*
27.04
13.28
Hispanic Females 15-24
9.02*
9.03*
0.01
 

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.