Harding County
Community Report, 2010



Demographics

In 2010, there were 582 licensed drivers in Harding County. Of these, there were 270 females and 312 males. The population of Harding County was 691. The total number of crashes in 2010 was 4, yielding a crash rate of 6 per thousand people (total number of crashes 4 divided by total population 691 times 1,000). The corresponding rate for the state was 21 per thousand people.

General Crash Information

From 2008 to 2010 the number of crashes has shown a downward trend. Fatal and injury crashes have shown no trend from 2001 to 2010. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Visible injuries has not changed since last year, while belt usage involving Incapacitating injuries has also not changed. Belt usage (as a percentage) involving Fatalities has not changed since last year.

Alcohol-related Crash Information

Information about alcohol-involved crashes is included in all sections of this report. Of the 1 people convicted of DWI in Harding County, 100 percent were first-time DWI convictions (number of first convictions 1 divided by the total number of people convicted 1 times 100).

Crash Specifics

Crashes involving Overturns were the most common class, accounting for 50 percent of all crashes. Passenger cars were the vehicle type most often involved in crashes, accounting for 60 percent of all vehicles in crashes. Others and Pickups each accounted for 20 percent of vehicles involved in crashes. These three vehicle types each comprised 100 percent of the vehicles involved in injury crashes. The four most common top contributing factors were Other, Improper driving, Driver inattention and Excessive speed. There were no fatal crashes in 2010.

People in Crashes

Harding County had zero alcohol-involved crashes. They account for 54 percent of licensed drivers in Harding County. No pedestrians were involved in crashes in 2010. In 2010, no "Teenagers" or Young Adults were killed in crashes in Harding County. Statewide 11 percent of alcohol-involved drivers were under 21; Harding County had zero alcohol-involved crashes.


  • Location of arrest/conviction was determined by police agency/court location, not driver residence.
  • Crashes and drivers were counted by the city of occurrence/residence.
  • Population was counted according to the Census definition.
         The county population data is from the most current 2010 census counts.
  • Young adults are people between the ages of 20 and 24.
  • "Teenagers" are people between the ages of 15 and 19.
  • Tables only include variable values for which there are data. (e.g. male and female driver counts do not always add up to the total number of licensed drivers because the gender of some drivers is not reported)





Crashes in Harding County
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
Fatal and Injury Crashes in Harding County
by Alcohol Involvement, 2001-2010
  




Passenger Vehicle Seatbelt Usage and Injuries in Harding County, 2010 - 2008
Injury Level 2010 2009 2008
Total No Belt Total No Belt Total No Belt
 Killed 0        0        0        0        0        0       
 Incapacitating injury 0        0        0        0        0        0       
 Visible injury 3        0        0        0        1        0       
 Complaint of injury 0        0        1        0        1        0       
 Unhurt 2        0        9        0        14        0       
 Total 5        0        10        0        16        0       


Lifetime DWI convictions for Drivers
Convicted of DWI Violations in Harding County, 2010
Convictions Since 2006 Since 1986
 1st   1             1          
 2nd   0             0          
 3rd   0             0          
 4th   0             0          
 5th   0             0          
 6th   0             0          
 7th   0             0          
 8th   0             0          
 9th   0             0          
 10 or more   0             0          
 Total   1             1          
   Convictions are counts of people convicted of DWI by 7/2011 for
violations in 2010 in Harding County.
Convictions are not comparable
to arrests.





DWI Arrests in Harding County
Showing First Arrest and Repeat Offenders, 2005-2010
Crashes in Harding County
by Hour and Alcohol Inovlvement, 2010
  


Crashes in Harding County by Class, 2010
Classes Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Other vehicle 1       25         0       0         0       0       0      
Overturn 2       50         0       0         1       0       3      
Animal 1       25         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 4       100         0       0         1       0       3      


Crashes in Harding County by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle Type Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Passenger car 3       60         0       0         1       0       3      
Pickup 1       20         0       0         0       0       0      
Other 1       20         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 5       100         0       0         1       0       3      





Crashes in Harding County by Top Contributing Factor, 2010
Contributing Factor Crashes People
Total % of Total Fatal % of Fatal Injury Killed Injured
Excessive speed 1       25         0       0         0       0       0      
Driver inattention 1       25         0       0         0       0       0      
Improper driving 1       25         0       0         1       0       3      
Other 1       25         0       0         0       0       0      
Total 4       100         0       0         1       0       3      




Drivers in Crashes by Age and Sex in Harding County, 2010





People in Crashes by Age and Sex in Harding County, 2010

Drivers in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Harding County, 2010

People in Alcohol-Involved Crashes by Age and Sex in Harding County, 2010



Pedestrians in Crashes in Harding County
by Pedestrian Alcohol Involvement, 2006-2010
Pedestrians in Crashes in Harding County
by Age Group, 2006-2010
  


"Teenager" and Young Adult Drivers in Crashes in Harding County by Vehicle Type, 2010
Vehicle "Teenage" Drivers   Young Adult Drivers
Total Fatal Injury   Total Fatal Injury
Passenger car 1         0         1           0         0         0        
Total 1         0         1           0         0         0        


"Teenagers" and Young Adults Killed or Injured in Crashes
by Year in Harding County, 2001-2010
Year "Teenagers"   Young Adults
All Crashes Alcohol Crashes   All Crashes Alcohol Crashes
Killed Injured Killed Injured   Killed Injured Killed Injured
2010 0       2       0       0         0       0       0       0      
2009 0       0       0       0         0       0       0       0      
2008 0       0       0       0         0       0       0       0      
2007 0       0       0       0         0       0       0       0      
2006 0       2       0       0         0       1       0       1      
2005 0       0       0       0         0       1       0       0      
2004 0       0       0       0         0       2       0       0      
2003 0       0       0       0         0       3       0       0      
2002 1       0       1       0         0       1       0       0      
2001 0       0       0       0         0       0       0       0