|Age group||Number of fatalities||Percent of fatalities||Fatalities per million people (in age group)|
|Under 15 years||614||178||61.2||25.7||11.2||2.9|
SOURCES: Fatalities-U.S. Dep[artment of Transportation, National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration, Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) database,
available at http://www-fars.nhtsa.dot.gov/,
as of April 2002.
Population data (2000)-U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2001, available at http://www.census.gov.
Population data (1975)-U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, calculated from data in U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, Statistical Abstract of the United States: 1981 (Washington, DC: 1981).