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Latest publication: Statistics on road traffic accidents 2019, August

Published: 18 February 2010

Road traffic accidents claimed 10 lives in January

According to preliminary data of Statistics Finland, 303 accidents involving personal injury happened in road traffic in January. In them, 10 persons were killed and 399 persons injured. The number of persons killed was 12 lower and that of persons injured 160 lower than in January 2009.

Of the persons who were killed, 7 travelled by passenger car and 1 by moped. Pedestrians killed in road traffic accidents numbered 1. In addition, 1 other road user was killed. Among those who died, 6 were men and 4 were women.

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 - 1/2010. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 - 1/2010. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Source: Transport and Tourism: Road traffic accidents. Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Raini Östlund (09) 1734 3205, liikenne.matkailu@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 18.2.2010

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Statistics on road traffic accidents [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-3846. January 2010. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 17.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ton/2010/01/ton_2010_01_2010-02-18_tie_001_en.html