Motor Vehicle Traffic Deaths By State, 2015-2016

 

  Number of deaths     Number of deaths  
State 2015 2016 Percent change State 2015 2016 Percent change
Alabama 850 1,038 22.1% Montana 224 190 -15.2%
Alaska 65 84 29.2 Nebraska 246 218 -11.4
Arizona 897 962 7.2 Nevada 326 328 0.6
Arkansas 550 545 -0.9 New Hampshire 114 136 19.3
California 3,387 3,623 7.0 New Jersey 561 601 7.1
Colorado 547 608 11.2 New Mexico 298 402 34.9
Connecticut 270 293 8.5 New York 1,136 1,025 -9.8
Delaware 131 119 -9.2 North Carolina 1,379 1,450 5.1
D.C. 23 27 17.4 North Dakota 131 113 -13.7
Florida 2,938 3,174 8.0 Ohio 1,110 1,132 2.0
Georgia 1,432 1,554 8.5 Oklahoma 645 683 5.9
Hawaii 93 120 29.0 Oregon 446 495 11.0
Idaho 216 253 17.1 Pennsylvania 1,200 1,188 -1.0
Illinois 998 1,082 8.4 Rhode Island 45 51 13.3
Indiana 817 821 0.5 South Carolina 979 1,015 3.7
Iowa 320 404 26.3 South Dakota 134 116 -13.4
Kansas 355 429 20.8 Tennessee 962 1,041 8.2
Kentucky 761 834 9.6 Texas 3,582 3,776 5.4
Louisiana 752 757 0.7 Utah 278 281 1.1
Maine 156 161 3.2 Vermont 57 62 8.8
Maryland 520 505 -2.9 Virginia 754 760 0.8
Massachusetts 345 389 12.8 Washington 551 537 -2.5
Michigan 967 1,064 10.0 West Virginia 268 269 0.4
Minnesota 411 392 -4.6 Wisconsin 566 607 7.2
Mississippi 677 690 1.9 Wyoming 145 112 -22.8
Missouri 870 945 8.6 United States 35,485 37,461 5.6%
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.