Special Report

The Most (and Least) Dangerous States for Pedestrians

Jersey City, New Jersey
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10. New Jersey
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
1.88
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 168 (6th highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 556 (22nd highest)

Alaska
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9. Alaska
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
1.90
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 14 (11th lowest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 73 (3rd lowest)

Birmingham, Alabama 2
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8. Alabama
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
1.98
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 96 (15th highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 820 (13th highest)

Arizona road
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7. Arizona
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
2.09
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 141 (10th highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 770 (14th highest)

Charleston, South Carolina
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6. South Carolina
> Pedestrian fatalities per 100,000:
2.21
> Total pedestrian fatalities: 107 (12th highest)
> Total traffic fatalities: 824 (12th highest)

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