A report about road traffic casualties amongst young people, that is people aged between 16 and 24 inclusive.
2016 saw the lowest number of young people killed or seriously injured (KSI) on Welsh roads
- There were 239 young person KSI casualties in 2016, a reduction of 39.6 per cent compared with the 2004-08 average. The Welsh Government target is a 40 per cent reduction by 2020.
- 2016 was the first year since 2012 which saw a fall in young person KSI casualties.
In 2016 young people aged 16-24 represented 12 per cent of the population of Wales but accounted for 22 per cent of KSI road casualties
- Young men were involved in more than twice as many accidents as young women.
- During the working week, young people were most likely to be involved in accidents during rush hour.
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