Other Roads include rural roads, urban roads, project roads and PWD roads
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Data for number of accidents per lakh population is unavailable for the state of Telangana.
Data for fatalities is unavailable for the state of Telangana.
Data for persons injured is unavailable for the state of Telangana.
Population data has been taken from Census 2011. Accidents, fatalities and injuries data is also from the year 2011-12.
Victims here refer to persons killed in road accidents.
Note: Accidents account for a share in total accidents. The category of 'Other Reasons' includes driving on the wrong side of the road, taking improper turns, inattentivenss of the driver etc.
Data for insurance claims made, is available until the year 2012.
All charts have been created using Highcharts. Icons have been pulled from Flaticon. Map visualizations have been done using FusionCharts. Apart from trend lines, all data is from the year 2015-16.
Data Sources: Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways; Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation; Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India; Census 2011; Report no. 243, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture: 'The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2016', Rajya Sabha, 8th February 2017; PRS.
Data analysis by Prachee Mishra & Prachi Mishra. Data visualizations done by Prachi Mishra © PRS Legislative Research 2017