Road Statistics

Road safety

BITRE publishes regular monthly, quarterly and annual road safety crash data series

BITRE Road Statistics

Following the cessation of the ABS Motor Vehicle Census (MVC) collection in 2021, BITRE have been working with Austroads to establish a replacement product 

The Yearbook is published in December each year and provides estimates for Australian:

  • Road-related revenue and expenditure;
  • Sales of vehicles with active safety features;
  • Total passenger kilometres travelled;
  • Road length;
  • Lane kilometres;
  • Inter-capital road distances;
  • Licence holders;
  • Licence vehicles operators;
  • Total road freight, by vehicle type;
  • Stock of registers motor vehicles;
  • Arterial road and bridge maintenance expenditure; and
  • New motor vehicle sales.

Road-related Statistics Dashboards

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Historical Releases

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