TABLE 1.

Descriptive Statistics on the Study Sample

Variable NameWeighted Number (%) N = 53 834
Gender
 Male27 489 (51%)
 Female26 345 (49%)
Seat position
 Front seat6976 (13%)
 Rear seats46 858 (87%)
Vehicle type
 Passenger car21 717 (53%)
 Passenger van (minivan)9407 (23%)
 Sport utility vehicle6506 (16%)
 Pick-up truck2267 (6%)
 Large van1057 (2%)
Crash location
 East region29 335 (55%)
 Midwest region15 627 (29%)
 West region8872 (16%)
Driver age (n = 40 940 drivers)
 16–20 y846 (2%)
 21–25 y2961 (7%)
 26–35 y19 329 (47%)
 36–45 y13 181 (32%)
 >45 y4532 (11%)
 Unknown91 (<1%)