Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 6 July 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
130 135 (up 3.8%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
158 160 141 117 130 141
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 36 35 -1 -3% 39
Male 94 100 6 6% 102
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 5 6 1 20% 5
Driver 57 62 5 9% 63
Motorcyclist* 14 16 2 14% 24
Passenger 29 32 3 10% 28
Pedestrian 25 19 -6 -24% 22
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 56 62 6 11% 62
Rural vic 74 73 -1 -1% 79
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 2 1 -1 -50% 2
5 to 15 7 2 -5 -71% 4
16 to 17 1 11 10 1000% 3
18 to 20 7 10 3 43% 13
21 to 25 17 13 -4 -24% 16
26 to 29 10 14 4 40% 11
30 to 39 23 12 -11 -48% 19
40 to 49 13 24 11 85% 17
50 to 59 17 11 -6 -35% 15
60 to 69 17 13 -4 -24% 18
70 and over 16 21 5 31% 24
Unknown 0 3 3 300% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 7 7 0 0% 11
Rural roads 79 79 0 0% 79
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 2
Urban Melbourne** 44 49 5 11% 50
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