How Many People Get Killed on the Road?

Killed In Road Traffic Accidents (persons), 2016 or latest
Transport | February 26, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 50 countries in 2016, India ranked the highest in killed in road traffic accidents with 150,785 persons followed by China and USA. On the other end of the scale was Liechtenstein with 2.00 persons, Malta with 11.0 persons and Iceland with 18.0 persons.

Data for more countries are available at Killed In Road Traffic Accidents indicator page.

Killed In Road Traffic Accidents Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Canada persons 2,238 2,023 2,079 1,954 1,852 ...
China persons ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 65,225 62,387 59,997 58,539 58,523 ...
France persons 3,992 3,963 3,653 3,268 3,384
Germany persons 3,648 4,009 3,600 3,339 3,377
India persons ... ... ... 134,513 142,485 138,258 137,572 139,671
Italy persons 4,114 3,860 3,753 3,401 3,381
Japan persons 5,828 5,535 5,261 5,165 4,838
Mexico persons 5,032 4,406 4,539 3,849 3,774
Poland persons 3,907 4,189 3,577 3,357 3,202
Romania persons 2,377 2,018 2,042 1,861 1,818
Russia persons 26,567 27,953 27,991 27,025 26,958
South Korea persons 5,505 5,229 5,392 5,092 4,762
Spain persons 2,478 2,060 1,903 1,680 1,688
Turkey persons 4,045 3,835 3,750 3,685 3,524
USA persons 32,999 32,479 33,561 32,719 32,675 ...