Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 22 July 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
130 140 (up 7.7%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
168 164 178 151 130 158
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 45 39 -6 -13% 46
Male 85 101 16 19% 112
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 4 5 1 25% 4
Driver 67 62 -5 -7% 74
Motorcyclist* 22 16 -6 -27% 25
Passenger 17 30 13 76% 31
Pedestrian 20 27 7 35% 24
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 56 61 5 9% 72
Rural vic 74 79 5 7% 86
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 2 2 200% 3
5 to 15 3 7 4 133% 4
16 to 17 1 1 0 0% 3
18 to 20 11 6 -5 -45% 19
21 to 25 14 18 4 29% 17
26 to 29 8 11 3 38% 11
30 to 39 13 24 11 85% 20
40 to 49 17 14 -3 -18% 21
50 to 59 13 19 6 46% 16
60 to 69 21 16 -5 -24% 17
70 and over 28 21 -7 -25% 26
Unknown 1 1 0 0% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 8 8 0 0% 12
Rural roads 69 82 13 19% 87
Small towns/hamlets 4 1 -3 -75% 2
Urban Melbourne** 49 49 0 0% 57
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