Road Deaths - Rolling 12 Month

Rolling 12 month road toll

12 months to midnight 26 June 2016

2014-2015 toll 2015-2016 toll
254 271 (up 6.7%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 5 year
average
293 272 257 251 254 265
Gender
Gender 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 69 78 9 13% 77
Male 185 192 7 4% 189
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 11 9 -2 -18% 8
Driver 122 130 8 7% 126
Motorcyclist* 31 49 18 58% 39
Passenger 51 50 -1 -2% 53
Pedestrian 39 33 -6 -15% 40
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 115 134 19 17% 117
Rural vic 139 137 -2 -1% 149
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 3 3 0 0% 3
5 to 15 4 4 0 0% 7
16 to 17 11 12 1 9% 6
18 to 20 20 26 6 30% 25
21 to 25 28 16 -12 -43% 31
26 to 29 24 21 -3 -12% 20
30 to 39 29 35 6 21% 34
40 to 49 33 44 11 33% 32
50 to 59 30 33 3 10% 32
60 to 69 25 31 6 24% 28
70 and over 47 45 -2 -4% 47
Unknown 0 1 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 18 22 4 22% 22
Rural roads 139 133 -6 -4% 145
Small towns/hamlets 4 3 -1 -25% 6
Urban Melbourne** 93 113 20 22% 93
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
* includes pillion riders
** Melbourne Statistical Division includes some rural roads
Note: Fatality data is compiled by the TAC from police reports supplied by Victoria Police. Fatality data is revised each day, with the exception of weekends and public holidays. Data is subject to revision as additional information about known accidents is received, and as new accident reports are received and processed.
5 year average rounded to nearest whole number