|Improper crossing of roadway or intersection||1,415|
|Walking, playing, working, etc., in roadway||1,214|
|Failure to yield right-of-way||680|
|Darting or running into road||612|
|Inattentive (talking, eating, etc.)||124|
|Failure to obey traffic signs, signals, or officer||86|
|Emotional (e.g., depressed, angry, disturbed)||21|
|Getting on/off/in/out of vehicle||21|
|Pedestrian pushing vehicle||11|
NOTE: The sum of the numbers is greater than the total pedestrians killed as more than one factor may be present for the same pedestrian.
SOURCE: U.S. Department 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.