Transport Fatal Injury Trends
By Type of Transport and Injured Person, 2009-2014
Michigan Residents, Both Sexes, All Ages

View Rates per 100,000 Population for 2009-2013 and 2014

TRANSPORT FATAL INJURIES
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2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
 

Number of Transport Fatal Injuries

 ALL TRANSPORT FATAL INJURIES 1,001 1,103 1,035 1,078 1,093 1,031
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Occupant 199 233 220 225 191 175
   Motor Vehicle Traffic - Driver 123 145 130 114 122 95
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Motorcyclist 103 140 115 134 119 104
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Bicyclist 21 27 23 14 22 19
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Pedestrian 106 134 151 143 166 158
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Other 1 1 1
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Unspecified 465 447 429 484 488 479
 Other Transports - Bicyclist 11 10 7 7 13 7
 Other Transports - Pedestrian 29 32 13 19 17 20
 Other Transports - Other 67 79 76 51 77 69
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL TRANSPORT FATAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Occupant 19.9 21.1 21.3 20.9 17.5 17.0
   Motor Vehicle Traffic - Driver 12.3 13.1 12.6 10.6 11.2 9.2
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Bicyclist 10.3 12.7 11.1 12.4 10.9 10.1
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Pedestrian 2.1 2.4 2.2 1.3 2.0 1.8
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Other 10.6 12.1 14.6 13.3 15.2 15.3
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Unspecified 0.1 0.1 0.1
 Motor Vehicle - Unspecified 46.5 40.5 41.4 44.9 44.6 46.5
 Other Transports - Bicyclist 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.6 1.2 0.7
 Other Transports - Pedestrian 2.9 2.9 1.3 1.8 1.6 1.9
 Other Transports - Other 6.7 7.2 7.3 4.7 7.0 6.7

Notes:

A transport fatal injury is any fatal injury involving a device designed primarily for, or being used at the time primarily for, conveying persons or goods from one place to another. This category includes accidents involving: aircraft, spacecraft, watercraft, motor vehicle, railway, and other road vehicles (excludes intentional or undetermined deaths).

A traffic fatal injury is any vehicle fatal injury occuring on the public highway.

A motor vehicle traffic - unspecified is any traffic accident of specific type but victim's mode of transport unknown.

Other specified person includes occupant of vehicle other than above, person in railway train involved in accident, and unauthorized rider of motor vehicle.

Zero deaths are shown by a "—".

Percent of all deaths that were categorized as transport fatal injuries for the specified year.

Source: Michigan Resident Death Files,
Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Last Updated: 05/26/2016

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