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Number of Highway Deaths

2D Line Chart titled "Number of Highway Deaths, 2000-2012". The graph shows the declining annual trend in the actual highway deaths from 41,945 to 33,780 in 2012.

Year Actual
200041,945
200142,116
200243,005
200342,884
200442,836
200543,510
200642,642
200741,259
200837,261
200933,808
2010 32,885
2011 32,367
2012 33,780

Publication Number: FHWA-PL-08-027
October 2008 (Revised January 2014)