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  • The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe's (UNECE) statistical database for transport infrastructure offers the possibility to view the length of road, railway and waterway infrastructure, categorised by type of infrastructure, nature of transport, and density from all European...

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  • The Transport section of the Eurostat Regional Yearbook gives information on road, rail, air and maritime transport within EU countries and others such as Norway, Iceland and Turkey. Particular data is given with respect to passenger numbers, injuries in road accidents, rates of motorisation and...

    European Sources
  • In addition to their annual Transport and Environment Reporting Mechanism (TERM) report, the EEA also regularly publish reports on topics of interest. Recent publications have focussed on the following topics:

    • Appropriate taxes and incentives do affect purchases of new cars
    • ...
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  • The National Air Pollution Monitoring Network (NABEL) measures air pollution at 16 locations in Switzerland. The stations are distributed throughout the country and monitor pollution at typical locations (e.g. city-centre streets, residential areas, rural stations).

    It provides hourly,...

    National Sources
  • The Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) Databank gives the sustainable transport community access to reliable and current data about the BRT and bus corridors in operation.

    It is possible to choose between browsing for indicators or locations of BRT systems. The platform provides a convenient...

    Global Sources
  • Transport Statistics Great Britain (TSGB) is the UK Department for Transport's main statistical compendium publication. It describes the major statistical trends in the British transport sector, and is normally published in the final months of each calendar year.

    The compendium contains...

    National Sources
  • The International Transport Forum (ITF) has collected and published data on investment and maintenance expenditure in transport infrastructure since the late 1970s. The latest survey covers 1995-2011.

    In order to draw-up a summary of aggregate trends for selected countries, data has...

  • Eurostat's urban audit records data on a number of different themes. For transport, percentages of journeys undertaken by different modes are shown for major cities in EU countries. Data collection in the urban audit currently takes place every three years, but an annual data collection is being...

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  • This site contains a compilation of panel survey results about mode choice for German and international cities, administrative districts and rural areas. Data is often available for several years.

    The EPOMM project's TEMS tool also shows...

    National Sources
  • The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) has carried out a global comparison of light-duty vehicle fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions standards.

    The ICCT developed a methodology to normalise the different driving test cycles adopted worldwide to allow a consistent ...

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