Transport Department - Figure 5.6 Casualties of motor vehicle drivers by class of vehicle involved by degree of injury 2004

 

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 2742 12 481 2025 2518 91.8 4.4
Private car 6279 13 211 1553 1777 28.3 2.1
Public light bus 1154 0 28 101 129 11.2 0.0
Light goods vehicle 2822 5 95 536 636 22.5 1.8
Medium goods vehicle 1113 3 45 178 226 20.3 2.7
Heavy goods vehicle 84 1 1 10 12 14.3 11.9
Public bus 2407 2 17 163 182 7.6 0.8
Taxi 3457 4 101 785 890 25.7 1.2
Tram 100 0 4 28 32 32.0 0.0
Light rail vehicle 23 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0
Other motor vehicles 174 0 5 19 24 13.8 0.0
Total 20355 40 988 5398 6426 31.6 2.0