Statistical data set

Reported road collisions, vehicles and casualties tables for Great Britain.

Detailed statistics about reported personal injury road collisions for Great Britain, vehicles and casualties involved.

These tables present high-level breakdowns and time series. More detailed data is available in our data download tool, casualty dashboard, or by downloading the open dataset.

These are the latest final annual statistics. More recent provisional statistics may be available in the provisional data tables.

Changes to tables. Alongside the publication of the annual road casualty statistics for 2021, we have made changes to the terminology used and to the format of the data tables including to meet government accessibility standards.
Further details of the changes are set out in our summary document and a mapping from previous tables is also available in the table index.

We always welcome any feedback on the content or format of our publications, which can be provided by email to the road accident and safety statistics team.

All collision, casualty and vehicle tables (Excel format)

Reported road collisions and casualties data tables (zip file) Reported road collisions and casualties data tables (zip file) (ZIP, 3.91 MB)

RAS0101: Collisions, casualties and vehicles involved by road user type since 1926 (ODS, 37.4 KB)

RAS0102: Casualties and casualty rates, by road user type and age group, since 1979 (ODS, 116 KB)

Road user type (RAS02)

RAS0201: Numbers and rates (ODS, 36.7 KB)

RAS0202: Sex and age group (ODS, 159 KB)

RAS0203: Rates by mode, including air, water and rail modes (ODS, 20.7 KB)

Road type (RAS03)

Further statistics covering casualties on the strategic road network, including smart motorways, are published by National Highways

RAS0301: Speed limit, built-up and non-built-up roads (ODS, 24.6 KB)

RAS0302: Urban and rural roads (ODS, 55.6 KB)

RAS0303: Strategic road network (ODS, 14.3 KB)

Geographical breakdowns (RAS04)

RAS0401: Police force area (ODS, 46 KB)

RAS0402: Country and region (ODS, 81.9 KB)

RAS0403: Local authority (ODS, 1.18 MB)

RAS0404: International comparisons (ODS, 35 KB)

Vehicles and drivers (RAS05)

RAS0501: Drivers involved by sex, age and road user type (ODS, 128 KB)

RAS0502: Vehicles involved and involvement rates (ODS, 34.1 KB)

RAS0503: Vehicle type and manoeuvre (ODS, 24.7 KB)

RAS0504: Vehicle type and road type (built up and non built up roads) (ODS, 70.9 KB)

RAS0505: Left-hand drive vehicles (ODS, 38.4 KB)

Casualties and vehicles combination (RAS06)

RAS0601: Collisions and casualties by vehicle and road user type involved (ODS, 63.8 KB)

Factors contributing to collisions and casualties (RAS07)

Detailed data tables for drink-drive collisions are published in the drink-drive data tables

Contributory factors

RAS0701: Collisions, casualties and road user type (ODS, 882 KB)

RAS0702: Vehicle type (ODS, 145 KB)

RAS0703: Road class (motorway, A road, B road, other road) (ODS, 109 KB)

RAS0704: Speed-related factors (ODS, 26.8 KB)

RAS0705: Region and country (ODS, 448 KB)

RAS0706: Local authority - this table will be added in due course

Seatbelt non-wearing

RAS0711: Proportion of fatalities not wearing seatbelts (ODS, 13.5 KB)

Other road safety data (RAS40)

Cost of preventing collisions

RAS4001: Average and total value of prevention of collisions (ODS, 43.2 KB)

Comparing police road casualty data with other sources

RAS4101: Hospital admissions data on road casualties (ODS, 27.4 KB)

RAS4201: National Travel Survey self-reported injuries in road collisions (ODS, 28.6 KB)

RAS4301: Death registrations data - this table will be added in due course

Motoring offences

Statistics on motoring offences are published annually by the Ministry of Justice as part of their criminal justice statistics and the Home Office in their police powers and procedures statistics.

Contact us

Road safety statistics

Email roadacc.stats@dft.gov.uk

Public enquiries 020 7944 6595

Media enquiries 020 7944 3021

Published 24 June 2021
Last updated 29 September 2022 + show all updates
  1. Data for 2021 added and tables reformatted to meet accessibility guidance.

  2. Added details of forthcoming changes to tables

  3. Data tables for motor vehicle offences (findings of guilt at all courts), passenger casualty rates by mode updated for Transport Statistics Great Britain 2021 report. Data tables included in the report are usually updated during the year.

  4. Updated with annual 2020 statistics.

  5. First published.