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					                             2004 Motorcycle Crash Statistics


                         Ohio Motor Vehicle Crash Highlights and 2004 At a Glance
                                                                    2003             2004
                 CRASHES
                 Fatal                                             1,168            1,162
                 Injury                                           94,970           94,058
                 Property Damage Only                            285,386          275,069
                 Unknown                                          11,159           11,350
                 Total Crashes                                   392,683          381,639
                 INJURIES
                 Incapacitating Injuries                          11,549           11,942
                 Non-incapacitating Injuries                      54,917           54,900
                 Possible Injuries                                74,897           73,335
                 Total Non-Fatal Injuries                        141,363          140,177

                 Total Fatalities                                                              1,278                        1,285
                 DRIVERS
                 Total Drivers in Crashes                                                  652,102                     638,861
                 Alcohol Impaired Drivers in Crashes                                        17,248                      17,133
                 PASSENGERS
                 Total Passengers in Crashes                                               231,987                     226,656
                 UNITS
                 Passenger Cars                                                            456,184                     440,606
                 Sport Utility Vehicle                                                      69,996                      75,593
                 Trucks                                                                    123,645                     119,816
                 Heavy Trucks                                                               13,381                      13,689
                 Motorcycles                                                                 4,063                       4,267
                 Public Safety Vehicles                                                      2,811                       2,660
                 Public Transportation                                                       1,594                       1,575
                 Other Vehicles                                                              7,838                       7,707
                 Bicycle                                                                     2,374                       2,309
                 Pedestrian                                                                  3,053                       2,944
                 Non-Motor Vehicles                                                            424                         490
                 Unknown                                                                    15,652                      13,403
                 Total Units in Crashes                                                    701,015                     685,059
                 ALCOHOL-RELATED
                 Fatal                                                                          427                           425
                 Injury                                                                       7,265                         7,261
                 Property Damage Only                                                         9,312                         9,188
                 Unknown                                                                        357                           370
                 Total Alcohol-Related Crashes                                               17,361                        17,244

                 Deaths                                                                         463                           477
                 Injuries                                                                    10,645                        10,568
                 See Chapter 5, Table 5.01 for more detailed unit breakdown; see Appendix for Definitions and Notations.




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                                            Crashes Over the Last Five Years

                                                                                                                 Five -
                                                                                                                 Year
    Crashes                                   2000          2001           2002          2003         2004      Average

    Fatal Crashes                              1,240          1,258         1,284         1,168         1,162      1,222
    Injury Crashes                           105,543         94,971        95,374        94,970        94,058     96,983
    Property Damage Crashes                  273,721        278,083       278,378       285,386       275,069    278,127
    Unknown Crashes+                           5,618         12,763        11,040        11,159        11,350     10,386

    Total Crashes                            386,122        387,075       386,076       392,683       381,639    386,719


    Incapacitating Injuries                    10,856        11,633        11,858         11,549       11,942     11,568
    Non-incapacitating Injuries                60,945        55,221        56,006         54,917       54,900     56,398
    Possible Injuries                          94,987        71,993        75,394         74,897       73,335     78,121

    Total Non-Fatal Injuries                 166,788        138,847       143,258       141,363       140,177    146,087

    Total Fatal Injuries                        1,361         1,379          1,417            1,278     1,285      1,344


    Male Drivers Involved                    363,133        357,454       356,351       358,094       349,684    356,943
    Female Drivers Involved                  257,290        259,836       260,037       265,626       261,376    260,833
    Gender Not Stated Drivers                 23,861          3,613        28,188        28,382        27,801     22,369

    Total Drivers                            644,284        620,903       644,576       652,102       638,861    640,145


    Passenger Vehicles                       469,406        467,687       459,389       456,184       440,606    458,654
    SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle)               31,984         52,745        60,971        69,996        75,593     58,258
    Trucks                                   133,754        126,398       123,072       123,645       119,816    125,337
    Heavy Trucks                              15,045         13,875        13,194        13,381        13,689     13,837
    Motorcycles                                3,609          4,040         3,940         4,063         4,267      3,984
    Public Safety Vehicles                     2,569          2,751         2,578         2,811         2,660      2,674
    Public Transportation                      1,705          1,709         1,619         1,594         1,575      1,640
    Other Motor Vehicles                      24,095          7,461         7,293         7,838         7,707     10,879
    Bicycle (includes Pedalcyclist)            2,667          2,603         2,566         2,374         2,309      2,504
    Pedestrian (includes Skater)               3,377          3,561         3,274         3,053         2,944      3,242
    Other Non-Motor Vehicles                     428            522           427           424           490        458
    Unknown                                    7,136         15,663        15,987        15,652        13,403     13,568

    Total – All Unit Types                   695,775        699,015       694,310       701,015       685,059    695,035

    +Unknown (Investigation reveals no injury or property damage, or damage less than $400.




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                                              UNIT STATISTICS
                                            Types of Units Involved* in Crashes
                       Unit                      Fatal        Injury       Property     Unknown                Percent of
                       Type                     Crashes      Crashes       Damage       Crashes     Total        Total
    Sub-Compact                                         23        1,938         5,745         256      7,962         1.16%
    Compact                                            266       30,023        77,255       3,054    110,598        16.14%
    Mid Size                                           464       53,109       140,901       5,959    200,433        29.26%
    Full Size                                          161       19,975        53,873       2,561     76,570        11.18%
    Minivan                                             97       11,692        32,123       1,131     45,043         6.58%
    Passenger Vehicle - Subtotal                     1,011      116,737       309,897      12,961    440,606        64.32%
    Sport Utility Vehicle                              172       19,244        54,439       1,738     75,593        11.03%
    Pickup                                             268       20,613        64,559       2,086     87,526        12.78%
    Panel/Van                                           38        3,904        12,582         554     17,078         2.49%
    Single Unit Truck;2 Axles, 6 Tires                  38        1,615         6,691         162      8,506         1.24%
    Single Unit Truck;3 or More Axles                   24          616         2,276          45      2,961         0.43%
    Truck/Trailer                                       11          709         2,957          68      3,745         0.55%
    Truck - Subtotal                                   379       27,457        89,065       2,915    119,816        17.49%
    Truck Tractor (Bobtail)                              2          107           312          18        439         0.06%
    Tractor/Semi-Trailer                               118        2,602         9,956         162     12,838         1.87%
    Tractor/Double-Short                                 4           45           194           4        247         0.04%
    Tractor/Double-Long                                  1           19            69           1         90         0.01%
    Fifth Wheel or Converter Dolly                       0            7            34           0         41         0.01%
    Tractor/Triples                                      0            3            31           0         34         0.00%
    Heavy Truck - Subtotal                             125        2,783        10,596         185     13,689         2.00%
    Motorcycle                                         136        3,239           811          81      4,267         0.62%
    Police Vehicle                                       4          418         1,347          17      1,786         0.26%
    Fire Truck                                           0           39           280           2        321         0.05%
    Ambulance/Rescue                                     0          113           427          13        553         0.08%
    Public Safety Vehicle - Subtotal                     4          570         2,054          32      2,660         0.39%
    Public Bus                                           2          287           925          42      1,256         0.18%
    Taxi                                                 0           48           134           5        187         0.03%
    Train                                               10           42            76           4        132         0.02%
    Public Transportation - Subtotal                    12          377         1,135          51      1,575         0.23%
    Motorized Bicycle                                    1          106            22           3        132         0.02%
    School Bus                                           3          351         1,721          35      2,110         0.31%
    Church Bus                                           0            8            43           2         53         0.01%
    Other Bus                                            2           87           391          17        497         0.07%
    Motor Home                                           0           66           272           6        344         0.05%
    Farm Vehicle                                         6           84           241           2        333         0.05%
    Farm Equipment                                       0           36           113           4        153         0.02%
    Snowmobile                                           0            6             9           2         17         0.00%
    Construction Equipment                               4          115           360           6        485         0.07%
    All Others (Motorist)                               32          684         2,428         439      3,583         0.52%
    Other Motor Vehicle - Subtotal                      48        1,543         5,600         516      7,707         1.13%
    Bicycle                                             15        1,658           389          85      2,147         0.31%
    Pedalcyclist                                         3          114            30          15        162         0.02%
    Bicycle - Subtotal                                  18        1,772           419         100      2,309         0.34%
    Pedestrian                                          97        2,415           233         153      2,898         0.42%
    Skater                                               2           30            11           3         46         0.01%
    Pedestrian - Subtotal                               99        2,445           244         156      2,944         0.43%
    Animal W/Rider                                       1            8             6           1         16         0.00%
    Animal W/Buggy                                       1           76            95           2        174         0.03%
    Other Non-Motorist                                   2           88           194          16        300         0.04%
    Non-Motor Vehicle - Subtotal                         4          172           295          19        490         0.07%
    Unknown                                              1        1,740         9,569       2,093     13,403         1.96%
    Total - All Unit Types                                                                           685,059       100.00%

          *These are the number of units involved in crashes, not total crashes.




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                                                         Drivers and Pedestrians in All Crashes by Age and Unit Type*

                                                                  Motorist                                                               Non-Motorist
                                 Sport                                                              Public                                               Other
      Age        Passenger       Utility                    Heavy        Motor-       Public        Trans-         Other                                 Non-
     Group        Vehicle       Vehicle       Truck         Truck        cycle        Safety       portation      Motorist    Bicycle    Pedestrian     Motorist   Unknown    Total

  0-15                   827          132          103             0            39            0              0          186      1,179          888           40        119     3,513
  16-20               78,842        7,889       11,060            31           305           34              5          211        277          310           42        492    99,498
  21-25               58,436        8,071       11,457           546           492          258             34          270        113          244           47        463    80,431
  26-30               37,970        8,091       10,152         1,039           398          442             79          334         84          174           27        333    59,123
  31-35               34,639        9,076       11,630         1,377           484          558            144          482         64          159           21        328    58,962
  36-40               31,958        8,301       12,163         1,670           443          379            182          512         99          159           17        320    56,203
  41-45               32,770        8,093       13,105         1,903           520          261            220          685        115          204           23        312    58,211
  46-50               30,289        7,000       11,857         1,940           548          204            238          701        104          187           23        302    53,393
  51-55               25,007        5,476        8,811         1,537           442           97            202          569         70          154           16        246    42,627
  56-60               19,482        3,704        6,490         1,112           241           54            160          473         37           94           12        156    32,015
  61-65               14,119        1,991        4,422           605           116           15             81          342         15           62            9        118    21,895
  66-70               10,845        1,086        2,800           189            53            8             23          194         16           45            5         71    15,335
  71-75                9,537          642        1,796            73            21            3             12          116          9           59            3         52    12,323
  76 and Over         15,805          593        1,604            17            11            3              7           88          6           95            6         98    18,333
  Unknown             13,390        1,906        4,128           803            68           19             39        1,589         83           50           13      7,793    29,881

  Total              413,916       72,051      111,578        12,842         4,181        2,335           1,426       6,752      2,271         2,884         304     11,203   641,743
 Table Data: All unit-types included; Drivers and Pedestrians; Pre-Crash Action of Parked not included.
 Note: These are number of units involved in crashes, not total crashes or people.




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                                                       Drivers and Pedestrians in Fatal Crashes by Age and Unit Type*

                                                                  Motorist                                                                     Non-Motorist
                                 Sport                                                               Public                                                    Other
      Age        Passenger       Utility                    Heavy        Motor-        Public        Trans-        Other                                       Non-
     Group        Vehicle       Vehicle       Truck         Truck        cycle         Safety       portation     Motorist       Bicycle       Pedestrian     Motorist       Unknown   Total

  0-15                      4            0             1             0            2             0             0              4             6            12               1         0       30
  16-20                   191           19            36             0            7             0             0              6             1            11               0         0      271
  21-25                   138           21            44             2           21             1             0              1             2             8               1         0      239
  26-30                    82           20            32             9           14             0             0              4             2             5               1         0      169
  31-35                    69           15            41            14           13             2             0              3             2             3               0         0      162
  36-40                    61           14            39            17           18             0             0              8             1             6               0         0      164
  41-45                    64           21            45            20           22             1             0              1             1             7               0         0      182
  46-50                    77           16            39            14           19             0             1              2             1             8               0         0      177
  51-55                    55           15            26            18            8             0             1              3             2             7               0         0      135
  56-60                    44            7            18            16            4             0             0              2             1             5               0         0       97
  61-65                    43            9            16             4            1             0             0              2             0             3               0         0       78
  66-70                    37            3            10             2            1             0             0              1             0             2               0         0       56
  71-75                    30            1             4             1            1             0             0              0             0             5               1         0       43
  76 and Over              77            6             6             0            3             0             0              3             0            16               0         0      111
  Unknown                   4            0             0             0            0             0             0              0             0             1               0         0        5

  Total                   976         167           357           117          134              4             2           40           19               99               4         0     1,919
 Table Data: Fatal Crash Severity only; All unit-types included; Drivers and Pedestrians; Pre-Crash Action of Parked not included.
 Note: These are number of units involved in crashes, not total crashes or people.




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                   Drivers, Passengers and Pedestrians Killed and Injured

                                       Number       Percent of      Number       Percent of
                                        Killed       Deaths         Injured       Injuries
     MOTORISTS/NON-MOTORISTS
     DRIVERS
     Passenger Vehicles                       506         39.4%         68,364         48.8%
     SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle)               64          5.0%         10,293          7.3%
     Trucks                                   133         10.4%         12,298          8.8%
     Heavy Trucks                              15          1.2%            732          0.5%
     Motorcycles                              122          9.5%          3,084          2.2%
     Public Safety Vehicles                     1          0.1%            346          0.2%
     Public Transportation                      0          0.0%             83          0.1%
     Other Motor Vehicles                      22          1.7%            632          0.5%
     Bicycle (includes Pedalcyclist)           18          1.4%          1,737          1.2%
     Other Non-Motor Vehicles                   3          0.2%            126          0.1%
     Unknown                                    0          0.0%            610          0.4%
     Total                                    884         68.8%         98,305         70.1%

     PASSENGERS
     Passenger Vehicles                       224         17.4%         28,856         20.6%
     SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle)               23          1.8%          4,594          3.3%
     Trucks                                    33          2.6%          4,363          3.1%
     Heavy Trucks                               0          0.0%             85          0.1%
     Motorcycles                               11          0.9%            459          0.3%
     Public Safety Vehicles                     0          0.0%            165          0.1%
     Public Transportation                      2          0.2%            224          0.2%
     Other Motor Vehicles                      11          0.9%            539          0.4%
     Bicycle (includes Pedalcyclist)            0          0.0%             22          0.0%
     Other Non-Motor Vehicles                   1          0.1%             46          0.0%
     Unknown                                    0          0.0%            137          0.1%
     Total                                    305         23.7%         39,490         28.2%

     PEDESTRIANS
     Pedestrian (includes Skater)              96          7.5%          2,382          1.7%
     Total                                     96          7.5%          2,382          1.7%

     Grand Total                            1,285        100.0%        140,177        100.0%




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        Crashes, Deaths and Injuries Involving Motorcycles over the Last Five Years

                       Year            Crashes            Deaths             Injuries

                       2000                   3,520                120              3,011
                       2001                   3,961                123              3,266
                       2002                   3,849                138              3,173
                       2003                   3,940                138              3,323
                       2004                   4,161                133              3,543

                   5-Year Avg.                3,886                130              3,263

                  Note: Includes Motorcycles, but not Motorized Bicycles




                         Age Group of Motorcyclists Killed and Injured

                     Age                          Percent                        Percent
                    Group           Killed         Killed        Injured         Injured

                 0-15                         2        1.5%                 60       1.7%
                16-20                         9        6.8%                285       8.0%
                21-25                        18       13.5%                415      11.7%
                26-30                        16       12.0%                332       9.4%
                31-35                        13        9.8%                426      12.0%
                36-40                        17       12.8%                374      10.6%
                41-45                        20       15.0%                437      12.3%
                46-50                        19       14.3%                449      12.7%
                51-55                         9        6.8%                384      10.8%
                56-60                         3        2.3%                205       5.8%
                61-65                         1        0.8%                 94       2.7%
                66-70                         2        1.5%                 44       1.2%
                71-75                         1        0.8%                 14       0.4%
                76 and Over                   3        2.3%                  7       0.2%
                Unknown                       0        0.0%                 17       0.5%


                     Total                 133        100.0%          3,543        100.0%

                 Note: Includes Motorcycles, but not Motorized Bicycles




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                                    Helmet Use of Motorcyclists Killed and Injured

                          Total        Percent                        Percent                  Percent         Not        Percent
                          Riders       of Total       Killed          of Total   Injured       of Total      Injured      of Total

Helmet Used                   1,706        37.0%               37        27.8%         1,313      37.1%            356        37.8%
None Used                     2,527        54.7%               89        66.9%         1,961      55.3%            477        50.7%
Unknown                         384         8.3%                7         5.3%           269       7.6%            108        11.5%

Total                         4,617       100.0%           133          100.0%         3,543     100.0%            941       100.0%

        Table Data: Motorcycles; Drivers and Occupants; Injuries (Fatal Injury, Incapacitating, Non-Incapacitating, Possible, No Injury)




                                         Persons in Error in Motorcycle Crashes

                                                                            Property                                     Percent
                                            Fatal          Injury           Damage       Unknown           Total         of Total
Person in Error
Motorcycle Drivers                                  83              1,789         341              48          2,261          54.4%
Non-Motorcycle Drivers                              35                957         345              20          1,357          32.6%
Pedestrian                                           1                  6           1               0              8           0.2%
Animal                                               3                182          41               2            228           5.5%
Error Not Determined/Not Stated                      8                212          75               9            304           7.3%

Total                                               130             3,146         803              79          4,158         100.0%

        Table Data: Crashes Involving Motorcycles




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