Transport Fatal Injury Trends
By Type of Transport and Injured Person, 2009-2014
Central Michigan District Health Department, Michigan
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 26 27 25 26 28 25
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Occupant 4 11 7 5 5 8
   Motor Vehicle Traffic - Driver 5 4 2 5 4
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Motorcyclist 5 3 4 4 4 2
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Bicyclist 1
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Pedestrian 1 2 1 5 1
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Other
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Unspecified 14 9 9 12 13 11
 Other Transports - Bicyclist 1
 Other Transports - Pedestrian 1 1 1
 Other Transports - Other 2 3 2 3 2
 

Percent of Distribution

 ALL TRANSPORT FATAL INJURIES 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Occupant 15.4 40.7 28.0 19.2 17.9 32.0
   Motor Vehicle Traffic - Driver 18.5 16.0 7.7 17.9 16.0
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Motorcyclist 19.2 11.1 16.0 15.4 14.3 8.0
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Bicyclist 3.6
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Pedestrian 3.7 8.0 3.8 17.9 4.0
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Other
 Motor Vehicle Traffic - Unspecified 53.8 33.3 36.0 46.2 46.4 44.0
 Other Transports - Bicyclist 4.0
 Other Transports - Pedestrian 3.8 3.8 4.0
 Other Transports - Other 7.7 11.1 8.0 11.5 8.0

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 is 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: 03/07/2016