Figure 1 - Total Fatalities by All Modes of Transportation

Figure 1 - Total Fatalities by All Modes of Transportation

(Number of fatalities)

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Year Fatalities
1975 49,214
1980 55,475
1985 47,199
1990 47,348
1995 44,563
1998 43,848
1999 43,866
2000 44,558

NOTE: For 1975, 1980, and 1985 some double counting may be included. The double counting affects about 1 percent of the data and should not impact the trend shown in the chart.

SOURCE: Various sources as cited in U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, National Transportation Statistics 2002 (Washington, DC: 2002).