DATA ITEM LIST
The Road Freight Movements, Australia in the Survey TableBuilder contains the following data items for cross-tabulation in TableBuilder under 14 classifications. A list of all classifications available for use within the TableBuilder, including classification details, can be found on the Downloads tab.
Total kilometres travelled = Calculated estimates for total distance travelled in kilometres (Kms).
Total tonnes carried = Calculated estimates for total tonnes carried in tonnes (Tonnes).
Total tonne-kilometres travelled = Calculated estimates for total tonne-kilometres travelled (T-kms), aggregated sum of tonnes x kilometres.
Total unladen kilometres travelled = Calculated estimates for total distance travelled with no load in kilometres (Kms).
Total laden kilometres travelled = Calculated estimates for total distance travelled with a load in kilometres (Kms).
Value = Not for use.
Load related variables
Commodity = ATFCC national commodity classification.
Method of transport = Method by which a load was carried (container, liquid bulk, other freight, solid bulk).
Type of goods = Type of goods carried (dangerous or refrigerated).
Origin = Geographic location where a trip started (ASGS - National, State / Territory, SA4 and SA3).
Destination = Geographic location where a trip ended (ASGS - National, State / Territory, SA4 and SA3).
Vehicle related variables
Year of manufacture = vehicle age grouping (1998 and earlier, 1999 to 2008, 2009 and after).
Trailer configuration = vehicle and trailer configuration (No Trailer, Single w/one axle, Single w/two axles, Single w/three axles, Single w/four or more axles, B-double, B-triple, Road train (two trailers), Road train (three trailers), Other).
Vehicle group = Vehicle type (Rigid or Articulated truck).