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Table 3 Percentage reductions in fatality rates Australian states and territories

From: Are we there yet? Australian road safety targets and road traffic crash fatalities

  Australia NSW Vic. Qld SA WA Tas. ACT NT
1972 to 1981 13.2 (8.3) 22.4 15.9 34.6 41.7 1.9 36.5 0.9
1982 to 1991 43.0 52.5 36.0 46.4 37.4 27.8 26.0 47.3 12.0
1992 to 2001 20.7 26.7 (3.9) 35.0 10.7 28.0 17.9 26.2 21.3
2001 to 2009 22.9 18.6 41.1 16.1 27.6 (1.5) 1.5 31.7 45.5
  1. Notes: Data in parentheses indicate increases in fatality rates rather than reductions.