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Statistical Bulletin Transport Series:Trn / 2005 / 3: Travel by Scottish residents: some National Travel Survey results for 2002/2003 and earlier years

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Table N: Trips per person per year by purpose and by age and then by sex

Scottish residents: 2002/2003

Children under 16

16-29

30-59

60+

Men 16+

Women 16+

All adults

All persons

Commuting or business

6

254

331

45

278

195

233

187

Education

290

104

4

0

25

20

22

77

Escort education

24

19

54

8

16

48

34

32

Shopping

64

175

216

275

208

239

225

192

Other personal business or other escort

206

147

217

194

187

205

197

199

Visting friends at home

163

142

101

87

90

118

105

117

Visiting friends elsewhere

21

61

44

42

53

42

47

42

Sport / entertainment

86

64

68

64

75

59

66

70

Holiday / day trip

29

14

33

34

31

29

30

30

Other (include. "just walk")

37

33

58

42

47

49

48

46

All purposes

926

1,013

1,126

792

1,011

1,004

1,007

991

Sample size (number of people)

693

529

1,391

783

1,241

1,462

2,703

3,396