Occupant Fatality Rates By Vehicle Type, 2009 And 2018

 

Fatality rate Motorcycles Light trucks Passenger cars
2009      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 56.36 10.11 9.57
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 21.46 0.92 0.87 (1)
2018      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 57.52 7.02 9.61
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 24.83 0.66 0.91 (1)
Percent change, 2009-2018      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 2.1% -30.6% 0.4%
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 15.7 -28.3 4.6
(1) Per 10 million vehicle miles traveled. Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.