Pedestrian Death Rate

Shows the number of pedestrians killed in traffic collisions per 100,000 population. In 2012, 4,743 pedestrians were killed in traffic crashes in the United States, and another 76,000 pedestrians were injured (CDC).

Measurement Period: 2011
Value: 0.93
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the pedestrian death rate on public roads to 1.4 deaths per 100,000 population.






HP 2020

  • 0
  • 2
  • 3.56

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2011 0.93
    2010 0.74
    2009 0.74
    2008 1.1
    2007 0.92
    2006 0.92
    2005 0.92
    2004 0.55
    2003 1.1
    2002 1.28
    2001 1.1
    2000 0.18

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Fresno, CA; Kern, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Joaquin, CA; DeKalb, GA; Fulton, GA; Suffolk, MA; Hamilton, OH; Montgomery, OH; Summit, OH; Milwaukee, WI;

  • 0.93
    • 0.6
    • 1.6
    • 2.2
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 38 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 3 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty

    All Peer Counties for Summit

    Jefferson, AL; Pima, AZ; Fresno, CA; Kern, CA; San Francisco, CA; San Joaquin, CA; District of Columbia, DC; Duval, FL; Hillsborough, FL; Orange, FL; Pinellas, FL; DeKalb, GA; Fulton, GA; Marion, IN; Jefferson, KY; Suffolk, MA; Baltimore city, MD; Jackson, MO; Mecklenburg, NC; Camden, NJ; Essex, NJ; Hudson, NJ; Bernalillo, NM; Erie, NY; Monroe, NY; Hamilton, OH; Montgomery, OH; Summit, OH; Oklahoma, OK; Tulsa, OK; Multnomah, OR; Providence, RI; Davidson, TN; Shelby, TN; El Paso, TX; Hidalgo, TX; Travis, TX; Pierce, WA; Milwaukee, WI;



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