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Table 1 Numbers of squirrels examined per geographical region and the proportion killed by road traffic and by predators

From: Causes of mortality and pathological lesions observed post-mortem in red squirrels (Sciurus vulgaris) in Great Britain

  IoW Scotland Anglesey Cumbria
Total carcases 126 32 3 2
Road traffic deaths 49 (38.8%) 14 (43.8%) 3 (100%) 2 (100%)
Predation 10 (7.9%) 5 (15.6%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%)
  1. Comparisons between regions showed no significant differences.