China takes to the roads.
China is undergoing rapid motorisation-motor vehicle registrations are growing at a rate of 10% - 20% a year.
Road trauma is steady a major public health problem, and road deaths, officially estimated to be around 50000 a year, will almost certainly rise with increasing motorisation.
China, with its millions of bicycles, curretly has one of the most environmentally friendly transportation systems on the planet.
However, as the trend towards car travel continues, the problems of congestion and envionments pollution so evident in the West will be also become critical public health issues in China.
Mots-clés Pascal : Accident circulation, Automobile, Bicyclette, Evolution, Homme, Enfant, Chine, Asie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Traffic accident, Motor car, Bicycle, Evolution, Human, Child, China, Asia
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0375205
Code Inist : 002B30A02B. Création : 01/03/1996.