Motor Vehicle Traffic Deaths By State, 2016-2017

 

  Number of deaths     Number of deaths  
State 2016 2017 Percent change State 2016 2017 Percent change
Alabama 1,083 948 -12.5% Montana 190 186 -2.1%
Alaska 84 79 -6.0 Nebraska 218 228 4.6
Arizona 952 1,000 5.0 Nevada 329 309 -6.1
Arkansas 561 493 -12.1 New Hampshire 136 102 -25.0
California 3,837 3,602 -6.1 New Jersey 602 624 3.7
Colorado 608 648 6.6 New Mexico 405 379 -6.4
Connecticut 304 278 -8.6 New York 1,041 999 -4.0
Delaware 119 119 0.0 North Carolina 1,450 1,412 -2.6
D.C. 27 31 14.8 North Dakota 113 115 1.8
Florida 3,176 3,112 -2.0 Ohio 1,132 1,179 4.2
Georgia 1,556 1,540 -1.0 Oklahoma 687 655 -4.7
Hawaii 120 107 -10.8 Oregon 498 437 -12.2
Idaho 253 244 -3.6 Pennsylvania 1,188 1,137 -4.3
Illinois 1,078 1,097 1.8 Rhode Island 51 83 62.7
Indiana 829 914 10.3 South Carolina 1,020 988 -3.1
Iowa 402 330 -17.9 South Dakota 116 129 11.2
Kansas 429 461 7.5 Tennessee 1,037 1,040 0.3
Kentucky 834 782 -6.2 Texas 3,797 3,722 -2.0
Louisiana 757 760 0.4 Utah 281 273 -2.8
Maine 160 172 7.5 Vermont 62 69 11.3
Maryland 522 550 5.4 Virginia 760 839 10.4
Massachusetts 387 350 -9.6 Washington 536 565 5.4
Michigan 1,065 1,030 -3.3 West Virginia 269 303 12.6
Minnesota 392 357 -8.9 Wisconsin 607 613 1.0
Mississippi 687 690 0.4 Wyoming 112 123 9.8
Missouri 947 930 -1.8 United States 37,806 37,133 -1.8%
Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.