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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 U: Average distance travelled per person per year by selected main mode and socio-economic group

Scottish residents: 2002/2003

S.E.G. of head of household

All people

I & II: Professional and managerial

IIIN: Clerical, intermediate and junior non-manual, personal service workers

IIIM: Skilled manual

IV & V: Semi-skilled manual, and unskilled workers

Retired

Other econom-ically inactive (eg not looking for work)

Walk

182

193

182

225

165

263

191

Driver of car, van or lorry

5,003

3,776

3,660

2,678

1,961

920

3,136

Passenger in car, van or lorry

2,832

1,958

2,376

2,171

1,371

1,410

1,999

Public transport

1,684

1,488

902

1,076

806

717

1,136

All modes 1

9,973

7,654

7,237

6,432

4,467

3,453

6,667

525

739

555

458

909

210

3,396

1 Includes "other private transport", which is not shown separately above because of the small sample sizes in many cases