Road users in low and middle income countries are more than twice as likely to die in a traffic accident, according to WHO data.
Road accident death rate in Peru is about 14 per 100,000.
In Indonesia, an average of 15 of every 100,000 die in road accidents.
According to the WHO report, death rate in Columbia is about 17 per 100,000 people.
There’s potholes, pedestrians, lorries coming the wrong way, children and bicycles spontaneously crossing the road and the lot.
17 per 100,000 people die in road accidents.
It isn’t a surprise if you see Russians indulging in fisty cuffs over a road rage matter.
Traffic related deaths are high in the country with 19 deaths per 100,000 people.
China is a massive country with a massive population. Traffic related deaths in China stand at about 19 per 100,000.
Even in a terrible grid lock, such as this, drivers are neatly lined up.
Trafficrelated deaths are higher than most countries at about 23 per 100,000 people.
24 deaths in traffic related accidents per 100,000 people.
2. South Africa:
25 deaths in traffic related accidents per 100,000 people.
The country has the world’s worst drivers, with a road-traffic death rate of 36.2 per 100,000 population.