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Statistics on traffic collisions, licensed drivers and vehicle registrations in Alberta are used to identify and analyze transportation safety and driver trends and help make transportation planning decisions and deliver educational campaigns.


Collision statistics provide an overview of the ‘who’, ‘what’, ‘when’, ‘where’, ‘why’ and ‘how’ of traffic collisions in Alberta on a yearly basis.

As per current legislation in Alberta, traffic collisions must be immediately reported to the police if it results in death, injury or property damage of $2,000 or more. A collision report is completed and stored in a collision database. The data is then verified and compiled for the following reports.

Alberta traffic collision statistics

Alberta collision facts

Alberta traffic collisions - driver error

Alberta collisions involving unsafe speed

Licensed drivers

Licensed drivers in Alberta - by select municipality

Licensed drivers in Alberta - by licence class, gender and age group

Motor vehicle registrations

Motor vehicle registrations in Alberta - by select municipality

Motor vehicle registrations in Alberta - by vehicle registration classes

Motor vehicle registrations in Alberta - by style of vehicle

Motor vehicle registrations in Alberta - by fuel type

Vehicle plate classes in Alberta


Connect with Traffic Safety:

Hours: 8:15 am to 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-8901
Toll free: 310-0000 before the phone number (in Alberta)
Email: [email protected]

Main Floor, Twin Atria Building
Room 109, 4999 98 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta  T6B 2X3


Distracted driving

Impaired driving

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