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Cyclists Characteristics and Cycling Patterns Survey

Name of Collection
Survey of Cyclists Characteristics and Cycling Patterns

Contact
Executive Officer
State Bicycle Committee
2nd Floor, 60 Denmark Street
KEW VIC 3101

Telephone: Melbourne 03 9854 2315
Facsimile: Melbourne 03 9854 2918
Email: Harry_Tew@vrnotes.roads.vic.gov.au
Internet: http://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/ (for current detail on Cycling in Melbourne)

Purpose
To provide information on bicycle ownership, destinations, facilities and safety.

Description
The survey was conducted by Spectrum Research in 1987 which surveyed 1,626 persons through random telephone selected numbers.

Data Detail

  • Number of households;
  • Bicycle ownership;
  • Reasons for not riding;
  • Reasons for riding;
  • Destinations;
  • Frequency;
  • Time;
  • Distance;
  • Safety and accidents;
  • Lighting; and
  • Theft.

Geographic Coverage
Melbourne Metropolitan Area.

Frequency of Data Availability
The survey was conducted once only-in 1987.

Historical Data
Data are available for 1987.


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