Scottish Transport Statistics No 32 2013 Edition

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Detailed list of statistical tables

Summary Transport Statistics including Historical Series

Commentary and statistical tables:

1. Road transport vehicles

2. Bus and coach travel

3. Freight

4. Road network

5. Road traffic

6. Injury road accidents

7. Rail services

8. Air transport

9. Water transport

10. Finance

11. Personal and cross-modal travel

12. International comparisons

13. Environment

Annex 1: Mid-year population estimates for 2012

Annex 2: Areas covered by Operating Companies

Errors in the previous edition

Recent Research Reports

Index to tables in Chapters 1 to 13

Scottish Government / Transport Scotland Statistics publications

Scottish Government Statistical Services

Brief extracts from this publication may be reproduced, provided that Scottish Transport Statistics is fully acknowledged as the source.

Proposals for larger extracts should be addressed to the enquiries address below.

Cover Images

Rail photo © Devlin Photo Ltd ( Airport photo © Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd. All other images © Crown copyright.


Symbols used: The following symbols are used throughout:

.. not available

- or 0 nil or less than half the final digit shown (NB: these are used interchangeably)

break in series

Rounding: In some tables, where figures have been rounded independently, the sum of constituent items may not always appear to agree exactly with the total shown.

Enquiries and suggestions

Enquiries about the statistics in this publication should generally be made as indicated in the Further Information sections of the relevant chapters.

Other enquiries (such as about the availability of other editions) should be made to:

Mr Andrew Knight
Transport Statistics branch
Transport Scotland
Scottish Government
Victoria Quay
Telephone: 0131 244 7256
FAX: 0131 244 0871


Suggestions for improvements should be addressed to the above address.

Web version of the publication

Transport Scotland Statistics publications and Excel spreadsheet versions of the tables may be found on the Transport Scotland Website. Go to:

Updated versions of some of the tables and charts in this edition will be made available, in due course.

Published Date 26 Feb 2014 Type