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MINNESOTA CRASH FACTS
A COMPARISON FOR 1991, 1999, 2004, 2006 & 2014

  1991 1999 2004 2006_ 2014_
Total Crashes 101,419 96,813 91,274 78,745 78,396
People Injured 42,748 44,538 40,073 35,025 29,439
People Killed 531 626 567 494 361
Estimated Economic Cost $834million 1.64billion 1.8billion 1.5billion 1.6 billion
Licensed Drivers 3.22 million 3.92million 3.9million 3.9million 4.1 million
Percentage of traffic deaths   that were alcohol-related 40% 42% 31% 34% 31%
People killed in alcohol-related crashes 212 195 177 166 111
Arrest incident (male) 79.3% 74.5% 70% 68.6% 67%
Arrest incident (female) 17% 19% 21% 22.2% 25%
Most Dangerous holiday July 4th Christmas Thanksgiving New Years Christmas
Safety Belt Use

(Daytime)

53% 72% 82% 83% 95%
Bicycle Deaths 8 8 10 8 5
Motorcycle Deaths 40 29 50 70 46
Pedestrian 60 51 37 38 17

Information derived from Minnesota Crash Facts 1991, 1999,  2004, 2006 and 2013  Minnesota Department of Public Safety

 

 

FATALITIES AND INJURIES IN THE METRO COUNTIES 2001 & 2014

+ after number is an increase from last year

# after number is a decrease from last year

 

To see statistic for all the counties and cities in the state go to Minnesota 2013 crash facts
  https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/ots/reports-statistics/Documents/2013-crash-facts.pdf