New Mexico Traffic Fatality Analysis Report 1996

New Mexico Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Fatalities for January --December, 1996

Month

Total
Alcohol
Involved
No
Alcohol
Alcohol
Unknown
Motor
Vehicle
Motor-
cycle

ATV
Pedest-
rian
Pedal-
cyclist
January 34 21 13 0 26 2 0 6 0
February 32 21 10 1 27 3 0 2 0
March 36 18 17 1 27 0 0 9 0
April 28 13 11 4 21 1 0 6 0
May 39 21 17 1 31 6 0 2 0
June 57 23 33 1 49 2 0 6 0
July 36 19 17 0 32 2 0 2 0
August 47 24 22 1 37 5 0 5 0
September 50 29 20 1 37 3 0 10 0
October 38 12 22 4 31 1 0 6 0
November 35 14 21 0 30 1 1 3 0
December 49 20 27 2 42 0 0 5 2
Fatalities for 1996 481 235 230 16 390 26 1 62 2
Helmet and Seat Belt Usage
Percentage of Alcohol Involvement Yes No Unknown Total
Alcohol Involved 48.86% Helmet
MC/ATV
2 25 0 27
Non-Alcohol Involved 47.82% Seat
Belt
108 277 5 390
Location Residence Child (0-12) Fatalities
Urban 129 New Mexico 371 0,1 4 (1 pd, 3 nsb)
Rural 352 Elsewhere 110 2 1 (nsb)
Total 481 Total 481 3 4 (4 nsb)
4 3 (1 pd, 1 ysb, 1 nsb)
Senior (70+) Fatalities Teen (13-19) Fatalities 5 1 (nsb)
MV 34 13 2 6 3 (1 ysb, 2 nsb)
MC 1 14 5 7 3 (3 nsb)
ATV 1 15 6 8 1 (nsb)
PED 8 16 16 9 1 (ysb)
PC 0 17 12 10 1 (nsb)
Total 44 18 17 11 1 (ysb)
19 22 12 2 (1 ysb, 1 nsb)
Total 80 (16.63%) Total 25 ( 5.20%)