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Latest publication: Statistics on road traffic accidents 2019, April

Published: 17 February 2011

Road traffic accidents claimed 16 lives in January

According to preliminary data of Statistics Finland, 384 accidents involving personal injury happened in road traffic in January. In them, 16 persons were killed and 488 persons injured. The number of persons killed was 6 higher and that of persons injured 89 higher than in January 2010.

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 -1/2011. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 -1/2011. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Of the persons who were killed, 15 travelled by passenger car. In addition, 1 other road user was killed. Among those who died, 8 were men and 8 were women.


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

Inquiries: Raini Östlund (09) 1734 3205, Mari Törmänen (09) 1734 3215, liikenne.matkailu@stat.fi

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 17.2.2011

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Statistics on road traffic accidents [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-3846. January 2011. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 20.5.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ton/2011/01/ton_2011_01_2011-02-17_tie_001_en.html