Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 23 October 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
185 200 (up 8.1%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
226 239 221 225 185 219
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 63 56 -7 -11% 63
Male 122 144 22 18% 156
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 5 8 3 60% 6
Driver 93 92 -1 -1% 104
Motorcyclist* 32 21 -11 -34% 34
Passenger 27 41 14 52% 41
Pedestrian 28 38 10 36% 35
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 80 86 6 7% 100
Rural vic 105 114 9 9% 120
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 8 4 100% 5
16 to 17 3 4 1 33% 4
18 to 20 14 11 -3 -21% 24
21 to 25 18 24 6 33% 23
26 to 29 13 16 3 23% 16
30 to 39 23 30 7 30% 29
40 to 49 25 19 -6 -24% 28
50 to 59 19 25 6 32% 27
60 to 69 23 24 1 4% 21
70 and over 42 35 -7 -17% 38
Unknown 1 1 0 0% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 14 14 0 0% 17
Rural roads 100 115 15 15% 119
Small towns/hamlets 5 1 -4 -80% 4
Urban Melbourne** 66 70 4 6% 79
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