Number of cyclist road fatalities in the Netherlands 2008-2018

Number of cyclists killed in traffic in the Netherlands from 2008 to 2018

by Brigitte van de Pas, last edited Aug 9, 2019
Number of cyclist road fatalities in the Netherlands 2008-2018 In 2018, nearly 230 cyclists were killed in traffic in the Netherlands. This was a steep increase compared to 2008 and the highest number of cyclists killed in traffic accidents in the ten-year period surveyed here. In total, there were nearly 680 road fatalities in 2018.
 Most road fatalities in car accidents

  The car was the most dangerous mode of transportation in 2018, with a total of 233 fatalities. The bicycle came in second place, with 228 victims. By comparison, that year 54 pedestrians and 26 truck drivers were also killed in traffic accidents in the Netherlands.

Trend in traffic deaths

   The number of road fatalities per 100,000 inhabitants decreased between 2006 and 2016, from 4.6 per 100,000 people in 2006 to 3.5 most recently. The number of traffic deaths peaked in 2007, at 4.7 per 100,000 inhabitants. The lowest value was reached in 2014, at just over three. After 2014, the number of deaths increased again.  
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Number of cyclists killed in traffic in the Netherlands from 2008 to 2018

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