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created Feb 18, 2011

updated Mar 14, 2013

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Description

NCAP rates vehicles to determine crash worthiness and rollover safety. The safety ratings are gathered during controlled crash and rollover tests conducted at NHTSA's research facilities. Vehicles with a rating of five stars indicate the highest safety rating, whereas a one star indicates the lowest rating.

Activity
Community Rating
Current value: 1.0 out of 5
Your Rating
Current value: out of 5
Raters
1
Visits
9806
Downloads
5343
Comments
2
Contributors
0
Meta
Category
Transportation
Permissions
Public
Tags
Assessment, Star, Five, Car, NCAP, Ratings, Program, Safety, Rating, New, 5
Licensing and Attribution
Data Provided By
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Source Link
(none)
Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Transportation
Sub-Agency
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Date Released
1995/1996
Date Updated
01/05/2010
Time Period
The database covers 20 years of data to date.
Frequency
The ICR data which contains the vehicles safety features is obtained once a year. Test data is uploaded on a daily basis.
High Value Dataset
Y
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Raw Data Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Research
Unique ID
1354
Extended Type
Raw Data
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Vehicles
Granularity
N/A
Geographic Coverage
United States
Data Description
Collection Mode
Data is collected from vehicle crash test conducted in a Laboratory facility.
Data Dictionary
ftp://ftp.nhtsa.dot.gov/NCAP/NCAPdescription.txt
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
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Data.gov Program Management Office Data.gov Program Management Office

created Feb 18, 2011

updated Mar 14, 2013

Description

NCAP rates vehicles to determine crash worthiness and rollover safety. The safety ratings are gathered during controlled crash and rollover tests conducted at NHTSA's research facilities. Vehicles with a rating of five stars indicate the highest safety rating, whereas a one star indicates the lowest rating.

Activity
Community Rating
Current value: 1.0 out of 5
Your Rating
Current value: out of 5
Raters
1
Visits
9806
Downloads
5343
Comments
2
Contributors
0
Meta
Category
Transportation
Permissions
Public
Tags
Assessment, Star, Five, Car, NCAP, Ratings, Program, Safety, Rating, New, 5
Licensing and Attribution
Data Provided By
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Source Link
(none)
Dataset Summary
Agency
Department of Transportation
Sub-Agency
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Date Released
1995/1996
Date Updated
01/05/2010
Time Period
The database covers 20 years of data to date.
Frequency
The ICR data which contains the vehicles safety features is obtained once a year. Test data is uploaded on a daily basis.
High Value Dataset
Y
Suggested by Public
N
Dataset Information
Data.gov Data Category Type
Raw Data Catalog
Specialized Data Category Designation
Research
Unique ID
1354
Extended Type
Raw Data
Dataset Coverage
Unit of Analysis
Vehicles
Granularity
N/A
Geographic Coverage
United States
Data Description
Collection Mode
Data is collected from vehicle crash test conducted in a Laboratory facility.
Data Dictionary
ftp://ftp.nhtsa.dot.gov/NCAP/NCAPdescription.txt
Data Quality
Data Quality Certification
Yes
Privacy and Confidentiality
Yes
Applicable Information Quality Guideline Designation
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration