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Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities, Pedalcyclist Traffic Fatalities, And Fatality Rates, By State, 2015

 

State Total traffic
fatalities
Pedalcyclist
fatalities
Pedalcyclists as a
percent of total
traffic fatalities
Pedalcyclist fatalities
per million population
Alabama 849 9 1.1% 1.9
Alaska 65 0 (1) 0.0
Arizona 893 29 3.2 4.3
Arkansas 531 3 0.6 1.0
California 3,176 129 4.1 3.3
Colorado 546 13 2.4 2.4
Connecticut 266 3 1.1 0.8
Delaware 126 3 2.4 3.2
DC 23 1 4.3 1.5
Florida 2,939 150 5.1 7.4
Georgia 1,430 23 1.6 2.3
Hawaii 94 2 2.1 1.4
Idaho 216 0 (1) 0.0
Illinois 998 26 2.6 2.0
Indiana 821 12 1.5 1.8
Iowa 320 5 1.6 1.6
Kansas 355 3 0.8 1.0
Kentucky 761 7 0.9 1.6
Louisiana 726 34 4.7 7.3
Maine 156 0 0.0 0.0
Maryland 513 11 2.1 1.8
Massachusetts 306 9 2.9 1.3
Michigan 963 33 3.4 3.3
Minnesota 411 10 2.4 1.8
Mississippi 677 5 0.7 1.7
Missouri 869 9 1.0 1.5
Montana 224 1 0.4 1.0
Nebraska 246 4 1.6 2.1
Nevada 325 10 3.1 3.5
New Hampshire 114 3 2.6 2.3
New Jersey 562 18 3.2 2.0
New Mexico 298 7 2.3 3.4
New York 1,121 36 3.2 1.8
North Carolina 1,379 23 1.7 2.3
North Dakota 131 1 0.8 1.3
Ohio 1,110 25 2.3 2.2
Oklahoma 643 6 0.9 1.5
Oregon 447 8 1.8 2.0
Pennsylvania 1,200 16 1.3 1.3
Rhode Island 45 0 (1) 0.0
South Carolina 977 16 1.6 3.3
South Dakota 133 1 0.8 1.2
Tennessee 958 10 1.0 1.5
Texas 3,516 50 1.4 1.8
Utah 276 5 1.8 1.7
Vermont 57 4 7.0 6.4
Virginia 753 15 2.0 1.8
Washington 568 14 2.5 2.0
West Virginia 268 1 0.4 0.5
Wisconsin 566 15 2.7 2.6
Wyoming 145 0 (1) 0.0
Total United States 35,092 818 2.3% 2.5

(1) Less than 0.1 percent.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

 
Total And Pedalcyclist Traffic Fatalties And Fatality Rates, By State, 2014

 

          Pedalcyclist fatalities
per million population
 
State Resident population
(000)
Total traffic
fatalities
Pedalcyclist
fatalities
Percentage of
total traffic fatalities
Rate Rank (1)
Alabama 4,849 820 9 1.1% 1.86 25
Alaska 737 73 3 4.1 4.07 4
Arizona 6,731 770 29 3.8 4.31 3
Arkansas 2,966 466 7 1.5 2.36 14
California 38,803 3,074 128 4.2 3.30 6
Colorado 5,356 488 10 2.0 1.87 24
Connecticut 3,597 248 3 1.2 0.83 45
Delaware 936 121 3 2.5 3.21 7
D.C. 659 23 1 4.3 1.52 29
Florida 19,893 2,494 139 5.6 6.99 2
Georgia 10,097 1,164 19 1.6 1.88 23
Hawaii 1,420 95 4 4.2 2.82 10
Idaho 1,634 186 2 1.1 1.22 35
Illinois 12,881 924 27 2.9 2.10 19
Indiana 6,597 746 12 1.6 1.82 27
Iowa 3,107 321 4 1.2 1.29 33
Kansas 2,904 385 7 1.8 2.41 12
Kentucky 4,413 672 4 0.6 0.91 43
Louisiana 4,650 737 12 1.6 2.58 11
Maine 1,330 131 2 1.5 1.50 30
Maryland 5,976 442 5 1.1 0.84 44
Massachusetts 6,745 328 8 2.4 1.19 36
Michigan 9,910 901 22 2.4 2.22 18
Minnesota 5,457 361 5 1.4 0.92 42
Mississippi 2,994 607 6 1.0 2.00 20
Missouri 6,064 766 5 0.7 0.82 46
Montana 1,024 192 2 1.0 1.95 21
Nebraska 1,882 225 2 0.9 1.06 38
Nevada 2,839 290 8 2.8 2.82 10
New Hampshire 1,327 95 3 3.2 2.26 17
New Jersey 8,938 556 11 2.0 1.23 34
New Mexico 2,086 383 5 1.3 2.40 13
New York 19,746 1,039 46 4.4 2.33 16
North Carolina 9,944 1,284 19 1.5 1.91 22
North Dakota 739 135 3 2.2 4.06 5
Ohio 11,594 1,006 11 1.1 0.95 41
Oklahoma 3,878 669 4 0.6 1.03 39
Oregon 3,970 357 7 2.0 1.76 28
Pennsylvania 12,787 1,195 19 1.6 1.49 31
Rhode Island 1,055 52 0 0.0 0.00 49
South Carolina 4,832 824 14 1.7 2.90 9
South Dakota 853 136 2 1.5 2.34 15
Tennessee 6,549 962 5 0.5 0.76 47
Texas 26,957 3,538 50 1.4 1.85 26
Utah 2,943 256 9 3.5 3.06 8
Vermont 627 44 0 0.0 0.00 49
Virginia 8,326 703 12 1.7 1.44 32
Washington 7,062 462 7 1.5 0.99 40
West Virginia 1,850 272 2 0.7 1.08 37
Wisconsin 5,758 507 4 0.8 0.69 48
Wyoming 584 150 5 3.3 8.56 1
United States 318,857 32,675 726 2.2% 2.28  

(1) States with the same pedalist fatality rate per million population receive the same rank.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.