Road traffic accidents 2021
The subject of this publication is the statistics on road traffic accidents with persons injured in Austria, which have been compiled and published by Statistics Austria since 1961.
The objective and purpose of road accident statistics is to provide important data for accident research and prevention; the results are also taken as a basis for the development and evaluation of the Austrian Road Safety Program. In addition, data on accidents as well as vehicles and persons involved are the basis for analysis and safety-promoting measures in the area of traffic safety and policy.
The present publication is organized according to the three characteristic groups of accidents/accident location, modes of transport involved and persons involved in accidents. In the comprehensive table-part - in accordance with the three groups of characteristics - there are detailed results and detailed time series of the accidents with corresponding reference and key figures.
This publication is available in German only.