Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 30 September 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
175 186 (up 6.3%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
207 212 208 198 175 200
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 60 52 -8 -13% 58
Male 115 134 19 17% 142
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 4 7 3 75% 5
Driver 90 85 -5 -6% 96
Motorcyclist* 30 20 -10 -33% 30
Passenger 26 40 14 54% 37
Pedestrian 25 34 9 36% 32
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 75 80 5 7% 91
Rural vic 100 106 6 6% 109
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 0 3 3 300% 3
5 to 15 4 7 3 75% 5
16 to 17 2 4 2 100% 4
18 to 20 14 9 -5 -36% 23
21 to 25 17 21 4 24% 21
26 to 29 13 14 1 8% 15
30 to 39 22 30 8 36% 26
40 to 49 24 19 -5 -21% 25
50 to 59 18 24 6 33% 23
60 to 69 21 21 0 0% 20
70 and over 39 33 -6 -15% 34
Unknown 1 1 0 0% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 12 13 1 8% 16
Rural roads 96 106 10 10% 108
Small towns/hamlets 5 1 -4 -80% 4
Urban Melbourne** 62 66 4 6% 71
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