Key Statistics In Roadway Safety Industry

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Leading Cause of Deaths Under 18 chart

 

Deaths Per 100 million Miles chart

Fatal Crashes on Roadway Relation chart

Top 10 states with oldest population chart

Sources: 1)  New England Journal of Medicine, 10 Leading Causes of Death Among Children and Adolescents in U.S., 2016.  2) Federal Highway Administration. 2019. Highway statistics, 2018. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Transportation.  3) FARS 2018 ARF, CRSS 2018 Includes outside trafficway, gore, separator, pedestrian refuge island or traffic island, and off roadway - location unknown. 4) U.S. Census Bureau, Vintage 2018 Population Estimates.