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Household Transport in 2005: some Scottish Household Survey results

Descriptionprovides information about the transport facilities available to private households, some travel by household members and some aspects of travel.
ISBN0 7559 6299 0
Official Print Publication DateOctober 2006
Website Publication DateOctober 27, 2006

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A Scottish Executive National Statistics Publication
ISBN 0 7559 6299 0
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Contents

1. Main points
2. Background
3. Cars, buses and bicycles
4. Driving licences and frequency of driving- people aged 17 or over
5. Views on motoring taxes and charges, traffic growth, and congestion - adults (16+)
6. Injury road accidents - adults (16+)
7. Use of motorbikes, mopeds and scooters - people aged 17 or over
8. Use of Traveline Scotland and Transport Direct - adults (16+)
9 Use of and views upon local bus services and train services, and possession and use of concessionary fare passes - adults (16+)
10. Walking and cycling - adults (16+)
11. Travel to work - employed adults who do not work from home (16+)
12 Travel to study - adults (16+) in full-time education
13. Travel to school - pupils in full-time education at school
14. Adults (16+) with limited mobility
A Notes and Definitions
B The Scottish Household Survey
C Errors in the previous edition
Annex 1 SHS Transport-related topics analysed in SHS bulletins
Annex 2 Topics covered by the Scottish Household Survey: 1999 to 2005
Scottish Executive Transport Statistics publications
Scottish Executive Statistician Group
Correspondence and enquiries

Tables
Table A Households with cars available for private use
Table B Households' other transport facilities
Table C Households with reported expenditure on fuel for cars in the previous month
Table D People aged 17 or over - those who hold a full driving licence
Table E People aged 17 or over - frequency of driving
Table F Adults (16+) - frequency of travelling by bus in the evening
Table G Adults (16+) - frequency of travelling by train in the evening
Table H Adults (16+) - frequency of walking in the previous seven days
Table I Adults (16+) - frequency of cycling in the previous seven days
Table J Employed adults (16+) not working from home - usual method of travel to work
Table K Pupils in full-time education at school - usual method of travel to school
Table L Adults (16+) - with limited mobility

Table 1 Households - with cars available for private use, with a bus stop nearby, with a frequent bus service, and with bicycles which can be used by adults: 2005
Table 2 People aged 17 and over - those who hold a full driving licence : 2005
Table 3 People aged 17 and over - frequency of driving: 2005
Table 4 Adults (aged 16+) - Views on motoring taxes and charges: 2005
Table 5 Adults (aged 16 +) - how concerned they are about traffic growth in Scotland: 2005
Table 6 Adults (aged 16+) - percentage who were "very concerned" or "quite concerned" about traffic growth in Scotland: 2005
Table 7 Concerns about traffic growth in Scotland : 2005
Table 8 Concerns about traffic growth in Scotland : 2005
Table 9 Adults (aged 17 +) - frequency of driving, and, for those who drive at least once a week, frequency of driving in congested traffic: 2005
Table 10 Views on traffic congestion: 2005
Table 11 Households with reported expenditure on fuel for cars in the previous month: 2005
Table 12 Adults (aged 16+) - those injured in a road accident : 2005
Table 13 Adults (aged16+) injured in a road accident - was the accident reported to the police: 2005
Table 14 Adults (17+) - Use of motorbikes, mopeds and scooters: 2005
Table 15 Adults (16+) - Awareness and use of Traveline Scotland: 2005
Table 16 Adults (16+) - Awareness and use of Transport Direct: July 2004 to December 2005
Table 17 Adults (16+) - use of local bus services, and train services, in the previous month: 2005
Table 18 Adults (16+) - views on local bus and train services: 2005
Table 19 Adults (16+) - possession of concessionary fare pass, and use in the past month: 2005
Table 20 Adults (16+) - frequency of walking in the previous seven days : 2005
Table 21 Adults (16+) - frequency of cycling in the previous seven days: 2005
Table 22 Employed adults (16+) not working from home - usual method of travel to work: 2005
Table 23 Employed adults (16+) not working from home, who usually travel to work by car/van, by foot or by bus - reasons for using that means of transport April 2003 to December 2005
Table 24 Employed adults (16+) not working from home, who usually travel to work by car/van - could they use public transport, and reasons why they do not or cannot April 2003 to December 2005
Table 25 Other purposes of a car/van journey to work/education: 2005
Table 26 Adults (16+) in full-time education - usual means of travel to place of study: 1999 to 2005
Table 27 Pupils in full-time education at school - usual method of travel to school: 2005
Table 28 "95% confidence limits" for estimates which are based on SHS sub-samples of various sizes