Transport Department - Figure 5.6 Casualties of motor vehicle drivers by class of vehicle involved by degree of injury 2001

 

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 2914 20 546 2036 2602 89.3 6.9
Private car 7433 13 292 1832 2137 28.8 1.7
Public light bus 1040 0 20 111 131 12.6 -
Light goods vehicle 3041 6 99 493 598 19.7 2.0
Medium goods vehicle 1092 4 48 150 202 18.5 3.7
Heavy goods vehicle 93 1 3 14 18 19.4 10.8
Public bus 2445 0 11 181 192 7.9 -
Taxi 3706 1 98 787 886 23.9 0.3
Tram 85 0 0 13 13 15.3 -
Light rail vehicle 12 0 0 0 0 - -
Other motor vehicles 196 0 12 20 32 16.3 -
Total 22057 45 1129 5637 6811 30.9 2.0