IVP-14 Reduce nonfatal motor vehicle crash-related injuries

National Data Source
General Estimates System (GES); Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (DOT/NHTSA)
Population Estimates; U.S. Census Bureau (Census)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
per 100,000 
Baseline (Year)
771.4 (2008)
Target
694.3
Target-Setting Method
10 percent improvement
Numerator
Number of nonfatal motor vehicle crash-related injuries reported in police reports
Denominator
Number of persons
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Retained from HP2010 objective

Comments

Methodology Notes

GES data are from a nationally representative sample of police-reported motor vehicle crashes. To be included, the crash must involve a motor vehicle traveling on a traffic way and involve property damage, injury, or death.