Global Health Observatory (GHO) data

Road traffic death rate by WHO region and income level

Situation and trends

In 2010, low- and middle-income countries had higher road traffic fatality rates (18.3 and 20.1, respectively) compared to high-income countries (8.7).

The African region had the highest road traffic fatality rate, at 24.1, while the European region had the lowest rate, at 10.3.