Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 26 February 2015

2014 toll 2015 toll
42 44 (up 4.8%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 5 year
average
49 37 49 38 42 43
Gender
Gender 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 16 10 -6 -38% 13
Male 26 34 8 31% 30
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 2 1 -1 -50% 2
Driver 16 21 5 31% 19
Motorcyclist* 6 6 0 0% 7
Passenger 14 10 -4 -29% 10
Pedestrian 4 6 2 50% 5
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 18 18 0 0% 17
Rural vic 24 26 2 8% 26
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 1 1 100% 0
5 to 15 4 0 -4 -400% 1
16 to 17 0 1 1 100% 0
18 to 20 3 2 -1 -33% 4
21 to 25 3 6 3 100% 3
26 to 29 3 6 3 100% 3
30 to 39 8 6 -2 -25% 7
40 to 49 5 6 1 20% 4
50 to 59 6 2 -4 -67% 5
60 to 69 6 7 1 17% 8
70 and over 4 6 2 50% 7
Unknown 0 1 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2014 2015 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 1 4 3 300% 3
Rural roads 26 24 -2 -8% 25
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 1
Urban Melbourne** 15 16 1 7% 14
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