Road Toll - Year to Date

Daily road toll update

Calendar year to midnight 29 October 2014

2013 toll 2014 toll
188 207 (up 10.1%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 5 year
average
232 242 224 232 188 224
Gender
Gender 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 64 58 -6 -9% 64
Male 124 148 24 19% 159
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 5 8 3 60% 6
Driver 95 95 0 0% 106
Motorcyclist* 32 23 -9 -28% 35
Passenger 28 42 14 50% 42
Pedestrian 28 39 11 39% 36
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 80 88 8 10% 101
Rural vic 108 119 11 10% 123
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 9 5 125% 5
16 to 17 3 4 1 33% 4
18 to 20 14 11 -3 -21% 25
21 to 25 18 24 6 33% 24
26 to 29 13 16 3 23% 16
30 to 39 23 32 9 39% 29
40 to 49 26 20 -6 -23% 28
50 to 59 19 27 8 42% 28
60 to 69 23 24 1 4% 21
70 and over 44 35 -9 -20% 39
Unknown 1 2 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2013 2014 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 14 14 0 0% 18
Rural roads 101 120 19 19% 122
Small towns/hamlets 7 1 -6 -86% 4
Urban Melbourne** 66 72 6 9% 80
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