Table 1

Distribution of drivers by country and responsibility for collision, and crude and adjusted odds ratios for the effect of each nationality

Number of drivers (raw data)Odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals
TotalResponsibleNon-responsibleCrude analysis (number of drivers = 490009)Adjusted analysis* (number of drivers = 313902)
CountryN%N%N%cOR95% CIaOR95% CI
*Variables entered in the model: age, sex, administrative infraction, speeding infraction, psychophysical circumstances, years in possession of driving licence, professional or non-professional driver, physical disabilities, safety belt use, years since the vehicle involved was registered for driving on public roads; †reference category.
France35250.7217980.7917270.651.331.24 to 1.431.281.15 to 1.42
Germany26960.5514120.6212840.491.381.27 to 1.491.361.20 to 1.53
Morocco25570.5215780.709790.372.021.86 to 2.201.651.45 to 1.88
Portugal25090.5112240.5412850.491.191.09 to to 1.30
Great Britain20090.4112440.557650.292.061.88 to to 2.51
Italy8630.184490.204140.161.351.17 to 1.541.180.94 to 1.47
Netherlands6130.133410.152720.101.591.34 to 1.871.461.13 to 1.87
Belgium5270.112560.112710.101.180.99 to 1.411.090.83 to 1.43
Switzerland5070.102940.132130.081.731.45 to 2.081.681.29 to 2.20
USA2820.061700.081120.041.881.47 to 2.401.470.98 to 2.21
Other countries37850.7721980.9715870.601.731.61 to 1.851.451.30 to 1.62