Transport Department - Figure 1.22 Trend of road traffic casualties (1991 - 2000)

 

 1991199219931994199519961997199819992000
A) Number of road traffic casualties 20636 20783 20909 20749 19873 19142 19793 19076 19422 19429
B) Number of road traffic accidents 15327 15322 15469 15440 14812 14397 14776 14014 14714 14949
C) Casualty rate :
(i) per accident 1.35 1.36 1.35 1.34 1.34 1.33 1.34 1.36 1.32 1.30
(ii) per 1000 population 3.59 3.58 3.53 3.42 3.21 2.95@ 3.02@ 2.87@ 2.89@ 2.86
(iii) per 1000 licensed vehicles 55.0 51.8 49.3 45.9 42.5 40.9 40.6 37.9 38.9 38.0
(iv) per kilometre of road 13.5 13.3 12.9 12.5 11.6 11.0 10.8 10.2 10.3 10.2
(v) per million vehicle-kilometres 2.27 2.22 2.07 1.96 1.87 1.78 1.74 1.74 1.76 1.67