Occupant Fatality Rates By Vehicle Type, 2011 And 2020

 

Fatality rate Motorcycles Light trucks Passenger cars
2011      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 54.87 7.84 9.46
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 24.97 0.73 0.88
2020      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 67.08 6.90 10.79
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 31.64 0.74 1.15
Percent change, 2011-2020      
     Per 100,000 registered vehicles 22.3% -12.0% 14.1%
     Per 100 million vehicle miles traveled 26.7% 1.4% 30.7%
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.