Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 21 May 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
98 105 (up 7.1%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
109 123 112 90 98 106
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 30 26 -4 -13% 30
Male 68 79 11 16% 76
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 4 3 -1 -25% 4
Driver 40 48 8 20% 46
Motorcyclist* 12 13 1 8% 21
Passenger 24 23 -1 -4% 20
Pedestrian 18 18 0 0% 16
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 47 49 2 4% 48
Rural vic 51 56 5 10% 58
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 1 1 0 0% 2
5 to 15 6 2 -4 -67% 3
16 to 17 0 4 4 400% 2
18 to 20 6 7 1 17% 10
21 to 25 12 12 0 0% 12
26 to 29 8 13 5 62% 7
30 to 39 17 9 -8 -47% 15
40 to 49 10 18 8 80% 13
50 to 59 12 7 -5 -42% 11
60 to 69 12 12 0 0% 13
70 and over 14 19 5 36% 18
Unknown 0 1 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 2 6 4 200% 7
Rural roads 59 57 -2 -3% 58
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 2
Urban Melbourne** 37 42 5 14% 39
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