Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 28 July 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
133 143 (up 7.5%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
171 171 181 156 133 162
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 45 40 -5 -11% 47
Male 88 103 15 17% 116
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 4 5 1 25% 4
Driver 69 63 -6 -9% 76
Motorcyclist* 23 16 -7 -30% 26
Passenger 17 32 15 88% 31
Pedestrian 20 27 7 35% 25
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 57 63 6 11% 75
Rural vic 76 80 4 5% 88
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 2 2 200% 3
5 to 15 3 7 4 133% 4
16 to 17 1 1 0 0% 3
18 to 20 11 6 -5 -45% 20
21 to 25 15 18 3 20% 17
26 to 29 9 11 2 22% 12
30 to 39 13 24 11 85% 21
40 to 49 17 16 -1 -6% 21
50 to 59 13 19 6 46% 17
60 to 69 21 16 -5 -24% 18
70 and over 29 21 -8 -28% 28
Unknown 1 2 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 9 8 -1 -11% 12
Rural roads 70 83 13 19% 89
Small towns/hamlets 4 1 -3 -75% 2
Urban Melbourne** 50 51 1 2% 59
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