|Passenger car occupants||8.3||8.3||8.4||8.4||8.4||8.1||7.7||7.5||7.3||7.1||7.1|
NOTE: Large trucks are defined as trucks over 10,000 pounds gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR), including single-unit trucks and truck tractors. Light trucks are defined as trucks of 10,000 pounds GVWR or less, including pickup trucks, vans, truck-based station wagons, and sport utility vehicles.
SOURCES: Fatalities-U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, National Transportation Statistics 2002, table 2-1 revised, available at http://www.bts.gov/, as of January 2004. 1991- 1999 Population-U.S. Department of Commerce (USDOC), U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000, available at http://www.census.gov, as of June 2003; 2000-2002-USDOC, U.S. Census Bureau, Monthly Population Estimates for the United States, available at http://eire.census.gov/popest/data/national/tables/NA-EST2003-01.php as of January 2004.