Chart of the Day: Child Road Fatalities in Different Countries



Just in case Heidi’s article didn’t depress you, here’s a chart comparing the number of children killed in or by cars in different countries around the world. It’s pretty self-explanatory.

(You can see why Greece would have so many accidents because it’s slippery, but the US is even worse than that!)

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Bill Lindeke has writing blogging about sidewalks and cities since 2005, ever since he read Jane Jacobs. He is a lecturer in Urban Studies at the University of Minnesota Geography Department, the Cityscape columnist at Minnpost, and has written multiple books on local urban history. He was born in Minneapolis, but has spent most of his time in St Paul. Check out Twitter @BillLindeke or on Facebook.