Road Deaths - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 22 June 2016

2015 toll 2016 toll
122 140 (up 14.8%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 5 year
average
150 135 111 116 122 127
Gender
Gender 2015 2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 33 37 4 12% 38
Male 89 102 13 15% 89
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2015 2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 5 4 -1 -20% 5
Driver 60 66 6 10% 58
Motorcyclist* 13 33 20 154% 19
Passenger 27 19 -8 -30% 26
Pedestrian 17 18 1 6% 20
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2015 2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 54 74 20 37% 56
Rural vic 68 66 -2 -3% 71
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2015 2016 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 1 2 1 100% 2
5 to 15 1 2 1 100% 3
16 to 17 7 4 -3 -43% 3
18 to 20 12 13 1 8% 12
21 to 25 12 11 -1 -8% 15
26 to 29 14 11 -3 -21% 9
30 to 39 11 14 3 27% 16
40 to 49 21 24 3 14% 16
50 to 59 11 18 7 64% 13
60 to 69 10 19 9 90% 16
70 and over 22 21 -1 -5% 22
Unknown 0 1 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2015 2016 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 7 11 4 57% 10
Rural roads 73 62 -11 -15% 70
Small towns/hamlets 0 0 0 0% 2
Urban Melbourne** 42 67 25 60% 45
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