Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 16 April 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
82 83 (up 1.2%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
85 89 87 71 82 83
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 28 18 -10 -36% 24
Male 54 65 11 20% 59
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 4 2 -2 -50% 4
Driver 34 39 5 15% 34
Motorcyclist* 11 12 1 9% 16
Passenger 22 15 -7 -32% 17
Pedestrian 11 15 4 36% 11
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 37 38 1 3% 37
Rural vic 45 45 0 0% 46
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 1 1 0 0% 1
5 to 15 6 2 -4 -67% 3
16 to 17 0 2 2 200% 1
18 to 20 6 4 -2 -33% 7
21 to 25 7 10 3 43% 9
26 to 29 6 10 4 67% 5
30 to 39 16 8 -8 -50% 12
40 to 49 9 14 5 56% 10
50 to 59 10 6 -4 -40% 9
60 to 69 9 10 1 11% 11
70 and over 12 14 2 17% 14
Unknown 0 2 2 200% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 1 5 4 400% 5
Rural roads 54 45 -9 -17% 47
Small towns/hamlets 0 1 1 100% 1
Urban Melbourne** 27 32 5 19% 29
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