North Carolina

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19
30.92
27.39
-3.53
Ages 20-24
35.55
37.34
1.79
Ages 15-24
33.30
32.33
-0.97
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24
45.57
46.15
0.58
Females 15-24
20.06
17.4
-2.66
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24
34.37
33.21
-1.16
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24
23.74
26.79
3.05
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-24
86.27*
29.04*
-57.23
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic)15-24
4.68*
8.81*
4.13
Hispanic 15-24
52.06
51.25
-0.81
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
44.72
47.07
2.35
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
23.40
18.22
-5.18
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
34.91
37.52
2.61
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
12.94*
16.03
3.09
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
110.44*
57.39*
-53.05
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
61.88*
0.00*
-61.88
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
10.06*
18.84*
8.78
Hispanic Males 15-24
76.42
74.66
-1.76
Hispanic Females 15-24
6.77*
18.65*
11.88
 

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.