Road deaths by road user

 DriverPassengerPedestrianMotorcyclistCyclistAustralia
2008 670 303 189 245 28 1,437
2009 707 333 196 224 31 1,491
2010 636 284 170 224 38 1,353
Baseline average1 671 307 185 231 32 1,427
2011 568 286 186 202 34 1,277
2012 610 260 170 223 33 1,300
2013 557 202 158 213 50 1,187
2014 532 228 151 191 45 1,150
2015 555 251 162 203 31 1,205
2016 626 207 182 248 29 1,295
12 months to Apr-2017 602 208 167 229 24 1,235
Apr-2017 % change to baseline -10.3% -32.2% -9.7% -0.9% -25.0% -13.5%

Source: Australian Road Deaths database as at 12-May-2017

graph of Annual road deaths by road user: driver, passenger, motorcyclist

graph of Annual road deaths by road user: pedestrian, cyclist

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1. The baseline is the average annual number during the three-year period 2008 to 2010.