Lives Lost - Rolling 12 Month

Rolling 12 month lives lost data

12 months to midnight 23 March 2017

2015-2016 toll 2016-2017 toll
268 263 (down 1.9%)
Fatalities (equivalent periods)
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 5 year
average
294 273 247 246 268 266
Gender
Gender 2015-2016 2016-2017 Change % change 5 year
average
Female 76 80 4 5% 78
Male 192 183 -9 -5% 188
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Road user
Road user 2015-2016 2016-2017 Change % change 5 year
average
Bicyclist 12 5 -7 -58% 8
Driver 126 149 23 18% 127
Motorcyclist* 45 39 -6 -13% 40
Passenger 53 35 -18 -34% 51
Pedestrian 32 35 3 9% 40
Unknown 0 0 0 0% 0
Location
Location 2015-2016 2016-2017 Change % change 5 year
average
Melbourne 133 116 -17 -13% 120
Rural vic 135 145 10 7% 146
Unknown 0 2 2 200% 0
Age Group
Age Group 2015-2016 2016-2017 Change % change 5 year
average
0 to 4 1 4 3 300% 3
5 to 15 4 4 0 0% 7
16 to 17 16 4 -12 -75% 8
18 to 20 31 13 -18 -58% 24
21 to 25 17 25 8 47% 28
26 to 29 21 22 1 5% 19
30 to 39 29 41 12 41% 36
40 to 49 36 50 14 39% 33
50 to 59 33 32 -1 -3% 31
60 to 69 28 23 -5 -18% 29
70 and over 52 44 -8 -15% 47
Unknown 0 1 1 100% 0
Level of urbanisation
Level of urbanisation 2015-2016 2016-2017 Change % change 5 year
average
Provincial cities/towns 18 26 8 44% 21
Rural roads 146 132 -14 -10% 145
Small towns/hamlets 3 7 4 133% 5
Urban Melbourne** 101 98 -3 -3% 94
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