Road Deaths - Rolling 12 Month

Rolling 12 month road toll

12 months to midnight 27 July 2016

2014-2015 toll 2015-2016 toll
248 277 (up 11.7%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 5 year
average
297 259 263 254 248 264
Gender
Gender 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 69 79 10 14% 76
Male 179 197 18 10% 188
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 120 142 22 18% 125
Motorcyclist* 31 47 16 52% 39
Passenger 49 47 -2 -4% 53
Pedestrian 37 32 -5 -14% 39
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 112 134 22 20% 116
Rural vic 136 143 7 5% 148
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 12 10 -2 -17% 7
18 to 20 23 24 1 4% 25
21 to 25 26 22 -4 -15% 31
26 to 29 22 21 -1 -5% 19
30 to 39 29 41 12 41% 34
40 to 49 33 43 10 30% 32
50 to 59 27 34 7 26% 32
60 to 69 26 32 6 23% 28
70 and over 43 43 0 0% 46
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014-2015 2015-2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 15 26 11 73% 22
Rural roads 140 141 1 1% 145
Small towns/hamlets 6 1 -5 -83% 6
Urban Melbourne** 87 109 22 25% 92
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