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Contents >> Motor Vehicle Use >> Vehicle Speed Survey: Non-urban Arterial Roads

Vehicle Speed Survey: Non-urban Arterial Roads

Name of Collection
Vehicle Speed Survey: Non-urban Arterial Roads

Principal Economist
ARRB Transport Research
500 Burwood Highway

Telephone: Melbourne 03 9881 1566
Facsimile: Melbourne 03 9887 8104

To provide estimates of the impact of road geometry, road surface condition and traffic on vehicle speeds.

The collection consists of a rolling series of speed studies from 1995 to 1997 on roads with specific geometry, traffic, surface type, and condition characteristics.

The survey is based on more than 10,000 records from electronic data acquisition.

Data Detail
Data are cross-classified by:

  • Vehicle type;
  • Speed;
  • Time of day;
  • Direction;
  • Vehicle separation; and
  • Road link and site characteristics.

Geographic Coverage
New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia.

Frequency of Data Availability
Data release is irregular.

Historical Data
Data are available from 1995.

Products and Services
Data can provided on CD-ROM for a fee.

Example of Information Available

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