How Many People Get Injured on the Road?

Road Injury Accidents, 2016 or latest
Transport | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 48 countries in 2016, USA ranked the highest in road injury accidents with 1,747,000 followed by Japan and India. On the other end of the scale was Liechtenstein with 434, Luxembourg with 983 and Iceland with 986.

Data for more countries are available at Road Injury Accidents indicator page.

Road Injury Accidents Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Austria 35,348 35,129 40,831 38,502 37,957
Belgium 45,918 47,945 44,234 41,279 41,481
Canada 125,636 124,199 124,500 122,101 115,491 ...
China ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 219,521 210,812 204,196 198,394 196,812 ...
France 67,288 65,024 60,437 56,812 58,191
Germany 288,297 306,266 299,637 291,105 302,435
India ... ... ... ... 499,628 497,686 490,383 486,476 489,400
Italy 212,997 205,638 188,228 181,660 177,031
Japan 725,924 692,084 665,157 629,033 573,842
Russia 199,431 199,868 203,597 204,068 199,723
South Korea 226,878 221,711 223,656 215,354 223,552
Spain 85,503 83,027 83,115 89,519 91,570
Turkey 116,804 131,845 153,552 161,306 168,512
USA 1,572,000 1,530,000 1,634,000 1,621,000 1,648,000 ...
United Kingdom 160,080 157,068 151,346 144,426 152,407 ...