This dashboard displays fatality rates for every state in the US, expressed in terms of traffic-related fatalities per 100 million vehicle miles traveled (VMT).
Choose a year using the slider in the top right, or click through the years with the small arrows. The map displays fatality rates for every state for each selected year. Hover over any state to view additional information. Click on a state to view fatality rates over time on the line graph below the map. The black line on that graph represents the average fatality rate among the 50 states. Hover over the line graph to view additional information. Click on the map again to unselect or to make another selection. Use CTRL-click to select multiple states for comparison.
Fatalities from National Transportation Safety Administration (NHSTA) Federal Accident Reporting System (FARS)
Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) from Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).