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Montana Youth Risk Behavior Trend Data - Seat Belt Use
Risk Behavior - % of students who... 1995 1997 1999 2001 2003 2005 2007 2009
Rarely or never wore seat belt when riding in a car 32 32 23 20 18 9 12 12
Always wear seat belt when driving NA NA NA 39 NA na na 16

Montana Youth Risk Behavior Trend Data - Alcohol & Driving
Risk Behavior - % of students who... 1995 1997 1999 2001 2003 2005  2007  2009 
Rode with a driver who had been drinking in past month 48 47 43 39 NA 35  37  33 
Drove a vehicle after drinking in past month 27 27 23 22 20 19  18  13 

Source: Montana YRBS Trend Data

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Information for specific high schools may be available from those school principals.

Bicycle & Pedestrian Fatalities, Missoula City and County

The following graphs are from the Traffic Safety Problem Identification report published annually by the Montana State Highway Traffic Safety Office:

 

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graph crash rate by county
Pedestrian and Bicycle Crash Numbers
Missoula County 2004 2005 2006  2007  2008  2009 2010
Pedestrian/Vehicle Injuries 20 26 15  20 33 23 
Pedestrian/Vehicle Fatalities 1 4 0 5 1
Bicycle/Vehicle Injuries 35 41 34  39  55 32 34
Bicycle/Vehicle Fatalities 0 0 1 0 0

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