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Table 1 Descriptive characteristics and Vision Zero awareness among survey respondents (n = 192)

From: Awareness of Vision Zero among United States’ road safety professionals

  Number Percent Missing
Field of work, primary 0
 Planning/engineering 111 57.8  
 Law enforcement/EMS 17 8.9
 Public health 32 16.7
 Other 32 16.7
Length of time work in field 0
  < 1 year 4 2.1  
 1–5 years 35 18.2
 5–10 years 35 18.2
 10–15 years 37 19.3
 15–20 years 26 13.5
 20–25 years 19 9.9
 25–30 years 11 5.7
 More than 30 years 25 13.0
Census region 6
 Northeast 20 10.8  
 Midwest 27 14.5
 South 74 39.8
 West 65 35.0
Census division 6
 New England 12 6.5  
 Middle Atlantic 8 4.3
 East North Central 16 8.6
 West North Central 11 5.9
 South Atlantic 59 31.7
 East South Central 4 2.2
 West South Central 11 5.9
 Mountain 27 14.5
 Pacific 38 20.4
Heard of Vision Zero 0
 yes 174 90.6  
 no 18 9.4
Year heard of Vision Zeroa 3
 2012 or earlier 53 31.0  
 2013 21 12.3
 2014 31 18.1
 2015 25 14.6
 2016 13 7.6
 2017 8 4.7
 I don’t know 20 11.7  
Does the municipality you work for have a Vision Zero campaign?a 4
 Yes 71 41.8  
 No 70 41.2
 I don’t know 29 17.1
Are you involved in the Vision Zero campaign in the municipality where you work?b 0
 Yes 39 54.9  
 No 32 45.1
  1. aOnly asked if participant answered “yes” that they had heard of Vision Zero
  2. bOnly asked if participant answered “yes” that their municipality has a Vision Zero campaign