Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 26 January 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
21 18 (down 14.3%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
19 14 26 14 21 19
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 6 4 -2 -33% 5
Male 15 14 -1 -7% 14
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 1 0 -1 -100% 1
Driver 7 12 5 71% 7
Motorcyclist* 3 2 -1 -33% 2
Passenger 7 3 -4 -57% 6
Pedestrian 3 1 -2 -67% 2
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 8 6 -2 -25% 8
Rural vic 13 12 -1 -8% 11
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 0 0 0% 0
5 to 15 0 0 0 0% 0
16 to 17 0 0 0 0% 0
18 to 20 2 1 -1 -50% 3
21 to 25 3 3 0 0% 1
26 to 29 2 3 1 50% 2
30 to 39 4 3 -1 -25% 2
40 to 49 2 2 0 0% 2
50 to 59 5 1 -4 -80% 2
60 to 69 2 3 1 50% 3
70 and over 1 2 1 100% 3
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 1 2 1 100% 1
Rural roads 12 10 -2 -17% 10
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 0
Urban Melbourne** 8 6 -2 -25% 7
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