West Virginia

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

 

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

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 15-19
47.95
34.18
-13.77
Ages 20-24
43.55
41.29
-2.26
Ages 15-24
45.82
37.65
-8.17
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 15-24
68.78
52.01
-16.77
Females 15-24
21.94
22.49
0.55
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 15-24
47.83
38.74
-9.09
Black (non Hispanic) 15-24
19.3*
26.61*
7.31
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
33.38*
X
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Gender Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
73.53
55.59
-17.94
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
21.45
21.21
-0.24
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-24
X
15.58*
X
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-24
44.12*
41.19*
-2.93
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
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 15-24
X
70.67*
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.