Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 29 July 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
145 143 (down 1.4%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
173 181 156 133 145 158
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 40 38 -2 -5% 44
Male 105 105 0 0% 114
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 5 6 1 20% 5
Driver 63 68 5 8% 72
Motorcyclist* 16 17 1 6% 25
Passenger 33 33 0 0% 30
Pedestrian 28 19 -9 -32% 25
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 63 64 1 2% 70
Rural vic 82 79 -3 -4% 88
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 2 11 9 450% 3
18 to 20 7 11 4 57% 16
21 to 25 18 13 -5 -28% 18
26 to 29 11 15 4 36% 12
30 to 39 24 12 -12 -50% 20
40 to 49 16 25 9 56% 19
50 to 59 18 12 -6 -33% 17
60 to 69 17 13 -4 -24% 19
70 and over 23 24 1 4% 28
Unknown 0 4 4 400% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 10 7 -3 -30% 12
Rural roads 84 85 1 1% 87
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 2
Urban Melbourne** 51 51 0 0% 56
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