Emergency Department Road Traffic Injury Attendances

Summary

  • During 2015, there were 8130 Emergency Department (ED) attendances due to road traffic injuries (RTIs) in Wales.
  • 18-24 year old males have the highest average annual rate of ED attendances between 2013 and 2015 at 744.9 per 100,000 population (Figure 1). Click here for more detailed analyses of RTIs in the 18-24 year age group.

Figure 1. Road traffic injury attendance rates by age and sex (2013-2015 average) in Wales