Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Motor Vehicle Collisions 

Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to motor vehicle crashes. Motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death a in the U.S (CDC). More than 2.5 million drivers and passengers were treated in emergency departments as the result of being injured in motor vehicle crashes in 2012. The economic impact is also notable: in a one-year period, the cost of medical care and productivity losses associated with injuries from motor vehicle crashes exceeded $80 billion.

Measurement Period: 2012-2016
Value: 9.9
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the motor vehicle crash-related death rate to 12.4 deaths per 100,000 population.

County

9.9

State

14.1

National

HP 2020

  • 4.6
  • 20.6
  • 35.8

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2012-2016 9.9
    2011-2015 9.6
    2010-2014 9.8
    2009-2013 9.9
    2008-2012 11.5
    2007-2011 13.6
    2006-2010 14.5

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Cabarrus, NC; Catawba, NC; Davidson, NC; Iredell, NC; Orange, NC; Randolph, NC;

  • 9.9
    • 8
    • 13
    • 18.8
  • 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 43 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 11 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Cabarrus

    Shelby, AL; Marin, CA; Larimer, CO; Middlesex, CT; Tolland, CT; Johnson, IA; Linn, IA; McLean, IL; Sangamon, IL; LaPorte, IN; Tippecanoe, IN; Shawnee, KS; Hampshire, MA; York, ME; Clay, MO; Cabarrus, NC; Catawba, NC; Davidson, NC; Iredell, NC; Orange, NC; Randolph, NC; Cass, ND; Lancaster, NE; Merrimack, NH; Strafford, NH; Hunterdon, NJ; Greene, OH; Lake, OH; Licking, OH; Portage, OH; Warren, OH; Wood, OH; Butler, PA; Cumberland, PA; Dauphin, PA; Monroe, PA; Washington, RI; Lexington, SC; Minnehaha, SD; Alexandria, VA; Arlington, VA; Chittenden, VT; La Crosse, WI; Winnebago, WI;

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