Number of road deaths in Belgium 2006-2018

There were 604 road deaths recorded in Belgium in 2018. Belgium had been able to decrease the number of people fatally injured on its roads by nearly half since 2006. 2011 and 2015 were the only years in which the number of fatal accidents increased. As of August 2019, there were 7.61 million motor vehicles registered in the country.

Road deaths in Europe

Belgium ranked 14th in a list of European countries with the highest number of traffic accident related deaths per million population. In 2018, the Benelux country recorded 53 road fatalities per one million inhabitants.

Non-fatal incidents

2017 saw 48,451 people injured in road accidents in Belgium, the lowest figure since the beginning of the reporting period in 2006. Figures for non-fatal road accidents echoed the development seen for fatal incidents. The only noticeable spike was recorded in 2011.

Number of road traffic fatalities in Belgium from 2006 to 2018

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2006 to 2018

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