Transport crashes are one of the leading causes of hospitalisation in Australia, with young people having a higher involvement in transport crash injuries

Note: The data are drawn from episode-based system. Refer to the full AIHW Report Trends in hospitalised injury, Australia 2007-08 to 2016-17

Statistics on an admitted patient are completed when admitted to a hospital and the external cause is recorded which is coded as per box 4.1 in the full AIHW Report