Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate this page
ABS Home > Statistics > By Catalogue Number
ABS @ Facebook ABS @ Twitter ABS RSS ABS Email notification service
1132.0 - Directory of Transport Statistics, 2000  
Latest ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 08/08/2006  Final
   Page tools: Print Print Page RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product  
Contents >> Travel >> Cyclists Characteristics and Cycling Patterns Survey

Cyclists Characteristics and Cycling Patterns Survey

Name of Collection
Survey of Cyclists Characteristics and Cycling Patterns

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

Telephone: Melbourne 03 9854 2315
Facsimile: Melbourne 03 9854 2918
Internet: (for current detail on Cycling in Melbourne)

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

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.

Previous PageNext Page

Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window

Commonwealth of Australia 2016

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.