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Latest publication: Statistics on road traffic accidents 2019, August

Published: 22 February 2013

Road traffic accidents claimed 19 lives in January

According to preliminary data of Statistics Finland, 311 accidents involving personal injury happened in road traffic in January. In them, 19 persons were killed and 410 persons injured. The number of persons killed was seven lower and that of persons injured 133 lower than in January 2012.

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 - 1/2013. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Persons killed in road traffic accidents 1/1985 - 1/2013. Deaths in the past 12 months by month

Of the persons who were killed, 15 travelled by passenger car. Pedestrians killed in road traffic accidents numbered three. In addition, one other road user was killed. Among those who died, 13 were men and six were women.


Source: Transport and Tourism: Statistics on road traffic accidents. Statistics Finland

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

Director in charge: Hannele Orjala

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Updated 22.2.2013

Referencing instructions:

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Statistics on road traffic accidents [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-3846. January 2013. Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 14.10.2019].
Access method: http://www.stat.fi/til/ton/2013/01/ton_2013_01_2013-02-22_tie_001_en.html