Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 15 April 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
71 78 (up 9.9%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
82 84 87 85 71 82
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 26 26 0 0% 24
Male 45 52 7 16% 58
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 2 4 2 100% 3
Driver 36 31 -5 -14% 36
Motorcyclist* 15 11 -4 -27% 16
Passenger 10 22 12 120% 16
Pedestrian 8 10 2 25% 11
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 26 34 8 31% 37
Rural vic 45 44 -1 -2% 45
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 1 1 100% 2
5 to 15 2 6 4 200% 2
16 to 17 0 0 0 0% 2
18 to 20 5 5 0 0% 9
21 to 25 9 7 -2 -22% 9
26 to 29 5 6 1 20% 5
30 to 39 11 14 3 27% 11
40 to 49 6 10 4 67% 11
50 to 59 8 9 1 12% 9
60 to 69 13 9 -4 -31% 11
70 and over 12 9 -3 -25% 13
Unknown 0 2 2 200% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 5 1 -4 -80% 5
Rural roads 42 53 11 26% 46
Small towns/hamlets 2 0 -2 -200% 1
Urban Melbourne** 22 24 2 9% 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