Scottish Transport  Statistics, No 36, 2017 Edition

Scottish Transport  Statistics, No 36, 2017 Edition

A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 911582 36 6(Web only publication)
PPDAS 352166

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A National Statistics publication for Scotland


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.     Road 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

Notes and definitions

Annex 1: Mid-year population estimates for 2016

Annex 2: Areas covered by Operating Companies

Errors in the previous edition

Recent Social and Economic Research Reports

Index to tables in Chapters 1 to 13

Transport Scotland Statistics publications

National Statistics publication information

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 to the relevant producer body as indicated in the Notes, Definitions and Sources sections of the publication. 

Other enquiries (such as about the availability of other editions) should be made to:
Mr Andrew Knight
Transport Analytical Services
Transport Scotland
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh EH6 6QQ

Telephone: 0131 244 7256

Feedback on the usefulness of this publication including suggestions for improvement 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 28 Feb 2018 Type Topic