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Road Accidents

Volume 114: debated on Tuesday 7 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Transport if he will list the numbers of people killed in motor car accidents in each of the last five years; and if he will divide these figures according to whether the person killed was (a) a driver, (b) a passenger or (c) a pedestrian.

Information for the years 1975 to 1985 is given in table 5 of "Road Accidents Great Britain (the Casualty Report) 1985." A copy is in the Library. Results for 1986 will not he available before May 1987.

Fatalities in car accidents
Car driversCar passengersPedestrians
19851,2538081,258
19841,2379421,310
19831,1988211,362
19821,4729711,217
19811,3469411,265
19801,3399391,272
19791,4799501,374
19781,5251,0441,600
19771,4291,0121,492
19761,4411,0791,561
19751,4171,0271,550