Transport Department - Figure 5.6 Casualties of motor vehicle drivers by class of vehicle involved by degree of injury 2000

 

Class of motor vehicleNo. of drivers involvedCasualties of drivers by degree of injuryCasualty rate (%) of drivers involvedFatality per 1,000 drivers involved
Fatal Serious Slight Total
Motor cycle 2724 13 473 1954 2440 89.6 4.8
Private car 7461 19 270 1845 2134 28.6 2.5
Public light bus 1055 1 25 102 128 12.1 0.9
Light goods vehicle 3232 5 111 566 682 21.1 1.5
Medium goods vehicle 1126 3 42 162 207 18.4 2.7
Heavy goods vehicle 91 1 2 10 13 14.3 11.0
Public bus 2288 0 20 190 210 9.2 -
Taxi 3274 2 91 689 782 23.9 0.6
Tram 76 0 0 8 8 10.5 -
Light rail vehicle 25 0 0 0 0 - -
Other motor vehicles 178 0 7 22 29 16.3 -
Total 21530 44 1041 5548 6633 30.8 2.0