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Passenger-kilometres in Australia rises in 2017

According to adjusted numbers released by Australian Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, passenger-kilometres hardly rose by 1.34 percent in comparison with the previous year. Passenger-kilometres climbed negligibly by 5.82 billion passenger kilometers, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it increased by 1.71%. It's new all-time high since 1971. Australia saw a growth of 215.06% in passenger-kilometres over the past 47 years. Likewise, it has attained the compound annual growth rate of 0.01% over the 5 years with a marginal overall raise since the start of time series. It averaged 288.59 billion passenger kilometers from 1971 to 2017 and it attained its minimum of 139.31 billion passenger kilometers in 1971.

Passenger-kilometres in Australia rises in 2017
Date Billion Passenger Kilometers Variation
2017 438.91 1.34
2016 433.09 1.71
2015 425.80 1.03
2014 421.45 1.1
2013 416.85 1.74
2012 409.73 1.5
2011 403.67 2.19
2010 395.01 1.45
2009 389.36 0.68
2008 386.74 2.37

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Main Passenger Transportation Indicators

  • Passenger Transport Revenue

  • Passenger Kilometer

    Unit of measurement representing the transport of one passenger by a defined mode of transport over one kilometre. Based on: Eurostat.

  • Passenger Transport Expenditure

  • Transit Ridership

    Number of unlinked passenger trips taken on public transportation. Unlinked passenger trips is the number of times passengers board public transportation vehicles. Passengers are counted each time they board vehicles no matter how many vehicles they use to travel from their origin to their destination and regardless of wether they pay a fare, use a pass or transfer, ride for free, or pay in some other way. Public transit systems include buses, subways, light rail, commuter rail, trolleys and ferries. Based on: U.S. Department of Transportation.

  • Commute Mode Share

    Commute mode share measures the percentage of workers aged 16 years and over who commute either by bicycle, by private vehicle (including car, truck, van, taxicab, and motorcycle) by public transportation (including bus, rail, and ferry) or by foot. Based on : U.S. Department of Transportation

  • Urban Transport Services Expenditure

    Total direct expenditure on urban transport services.

  • Road Casualties

  • Railway Passenger Traffic

    Number of passengers carried by railway, usually measured in number of persons or in passenger-kilometres. Based on: World Bank.

  • Sea Passenger Traffic

    Number of passengers carried by sea. A sea passenger is defined as any person that makes a sea journey on a merchant ship. Service staff and non-fare paying crew members travelling but not assigned are excluded. Based on: Eurostat.