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Table 1 Age-adjusted mortality from road traffic crashes (China, 2005–2010)

From: Neglected increases in rural road traffic mortality in China: findings based on health data from 2005 to 2010

Place/crash type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Percent change in rates
Urban areas        
All road traffic crashes 13.1 11.5 13.7 10.7 12.4 13.9 4
Motor vehicle crashes 9.1 6.2 8.2 6.9 8.4 8.7 4
Non-motorized-vehicle crashes 4.0 5.3 5.5 3.8 4.1 5.2 3
Rural areas        
All road traffic crashes 13.3 16.6 19.2 19.2 22.8 22.7 70**
Motor vehicle crashes 7.1 11.3 11.4 10.9 15.4 15.3 106*
Non-motor-vehicle crashes 6.2 5.3 7.8 8.3 7.4 7.4 29
  1. *: p < 0.05; **: p < 0.01.
  2. Percent change in rates was calculated as regression coefficient * 100 * 5 divided by the rate in 2005.