Drivers In Fatal Motor Vehicle Crashes By Age, 2020

 

  Licensed drivers Drivers in fatal crashes
Age group Number Percent of total drivers Number Involvement rate (1)
16 to 20 11,526,490 5.1% 4,440 38.52
21 to 24 14,041,261 6.2 4,884 34.78
25 to 34 39,900,499 17.6 11,933 29.91
35 to 44 38,208,444 16.6 8,896 23.28
45 to 54 37,372,539 16.7 7,731 20.69
55 to 64 39,417,228 17.4 7,294 18.5
65 to 74 29,871,852 12.7 4,116 13.78
Over 74 17,795,854 7.6 2,810 15.79
Total 228,195,802 100.0% 53,890 (2) 23.62
(1) Per 100,000 licensed drivers in each age group. (2) Includes drivers under the age of 16 and of unknown age. Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration; Federal Highway Administration.