Business Intelligence Consultant and data cruncher Maureen O’Donnell from business consultant firm Interworks recently published an interesting exploration of publicly accessible data on New York City traffic incidents across all 5 boroughs.
After analysis of all the data, she compiled a few interactive slides and visualizations of the data, leading to the following takeaways:
- Total Number of Accidents: 638,280
- 26% of those accidents involved injury or death
- Brooklyn had the highest number of accidents with 147,870
- Manhattan had the highest per capita accidents with 8,023 accidents per 100,000 people
Check out the interactive tableau here.