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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...

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  • 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 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 ...

    Global Sources
  • The European Environment Agency's TERM 4 is a comparison of mean and maximum urban traffic and background emissions of NO2, PM2.5 and PM10. Its intention is to show the influence of traffic on air quality. The data is collected from...

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  • AirBase is the European air quality database maintained by the EEA through its European topic centre on air pollution and climate change mitigation. It contains air quality monitoring data and information submitted by participating countries throughout Europe. 

    The air quality database...

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  • These statistics give an overview of the development of mobility behaviour in urban areas in Germany. They cover the years from 1972 until 2012.

    As it compares East and West Germany it shows, in a unique way, the different mobility behaviours of a socialist country before 1989 and the...

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  • Air Quality in Europe provides data for the roadside and background air quality situation in European cities in a comparable and easily understandable way as all detailed measurements are transformed into a single relative figure: the Common Air Quality Index (or CAQI).

    Three different...

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  • The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology collects annual mobility data  for Germany by order of the German Federal Ministry of Transport, Building and Urban Development. 

    The data contains information about drivers license holders, car availability, output, traffic volume and travelling...

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  • The European Environment Agency (EEA) provides a useful collection of different data concerning both transport and environment in a large field of activity, including accessibility, energy efficiency, land use, fuel consumption, transport demand, taxes, air quality, external costs, capacity of...

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  • The EPOMM project's TEMS tool aims to show the transport modal split of all cities in the EU with more than 100 000 inhabitants, of which there are more than 600.

    It also contains a number of modal splits from non-European cities and European cities with fewer than 100 000 inhabitants....

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