In 2017, the states that experienced the most motorcycle deaths were:

  • Florida (590)
  • California (529)
  • Texas (490)
  • Pennsylvania (187)
  • North Carolina (176)

In 2017, five states and the District of Columbia experienced fewer than 15 motorcycle deaths:

  • District of Columbia (4)
  • Alaska (6)
  • Delaware (10)
  • Rhode Island (11)
  • North Dakota (12)
  • Vermont (13)

Motorcycle deaths by state vary substantially from year to year. To view state trends, hover over a state or use the filter to view changes to the map by year. Because the number of motorcycle deaths per year have increased since 2000, the map will shift more green as you scroll back in time.

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Source: NSC analysis of NHTSA FARS data.