Emergency Department Visits for Motor Vehicle Traffic Injuries

Notes: 1 Visit rate for non-Hispanic black persons is significantly different (p < 0.05) from non-Hispanic white persons and Hispanic persons based on a two-tailed t test. 2 Visit rate for Hispanic persons is significantly different (p < 0.05) from non-Hispanic white persons and non-Hispanic black persons for the age group 16–24 based on a two-tailed t test. Figures are based on 2-year averages. Visit rates are based on the July 1, 2010, and July 1, 2011, set of estimates of the civilian noninstitutionalized population of the United States, as developed by the Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau.

Data Source: CDC/NCHS, National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, 2010–2011.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Center for Health Statistics: Emergency Department Visits for Motor Vehicle Traffic Injuries: United States, 2010–2011