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Road Accidents in India - 2017

Catalog Info

The data refers to Total Number of Road Accidents, Persons Killed and Injured. It also provides some other information like Number of Accidents per Lakh Population, Number of Accidents per Ten Thousand Vehicles, Number of Accidents per Ten Thousand Kms of Roads, Number of Persons Killed Per Lakh Population, Number of Persons Killed Per Ten Thousand Vehicles, Number of Persons Killed per Ten Thousand Kms of Roads, Number of Persons Injured per Lakh Population, Number of Persons Injured Per Ten Thousand Vehicles and Number of Persons Injured Per Ten Thousand Kms of Roads. Data of road accidents in India are collected by Transport Research Wing (TRW) of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways from the Police Headquarters of the various states, UTs and Million Plus cities in India through specially designated nodal officers(DGP/ADGP(Crime)/ADGP(Traffic)/ Director (State Crime Record Bureau) in a 19-item format devised under Asia Pacific Road Accidents Data(APRAD)/ Indian Road Accident Data(IRAD) project of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for the Asia & the Pacific(UNESCAP)
Chief Data Officer
Name: Shir Kal Singh
Designation:
Deputy Director General
Ministry/State/Department: Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Phone:
  • +91 1123072936
Address:
Transport Research Wing, 1st Floor, I.D. A. Builing, Jamnagar House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi - 110011