Transport Department - Figure 5.16 Pedestrian casualties by action of pedestrian by degree of injury 2001

 

Action of pedestrianDegree of injuryTotal
Fatal Serious Slight
Walking, with back to traffic 11 209 727 947
Walking, facing traffic 20 293 824 1137
Standing 5 76 331 412
Boarding vehicle 0 1 8 9
Alighting from vehicle 0 2 13 15
Falling or jumping from vehicle 0 1 10 11
Working at a vehicle 0 7 9 16
Other working 0 29 111 140
Playing 0 7 23 30
(Sub-total) (36) (625) (2056) (2717)
Crossing from near-side 40 381 890 1311
Crossing from off-side 16 297 554 867
(Sub-total) (56) (678) (1444) (2178)
Unknown 5 29 49 83
Total 97 1332 3549 4978