The Need to Promote Occupant Restraint Use for Children, Youth, and 16- to 20-Year-Olds

Chart 3 Occupant Fatalities in 2002
By Age, In Passenger Vehicles
Age Group
Number of Fatalities
0-4 459
5-9 400
10-15 926
16-20 5,625
21-25 4,309
26-30 2,673
31-35 2,254
36-40 2,435
41-45 2,339
46-50 1,964
51-55 1,676
56-60 1,275
61-65 1,153
66-70 986
71-75 1,200