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Household Transport in 2007

DescriptionProvides information about the transport facilities available to private households, some travel by household members and some aspects of travel.
ISBN9780 7559 18287
Official Print Publication DateOctober 2008
Website Publication DateOctober 13, 2008

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A National Statistics Publication for Scotland
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Contents

1 MAIN POINTS
2 INTRODUCTION TO THE SCOTTISH HOUSEHOLD SURVEY
3 DRIVING LICENCE, CAR OWNERSHIP AND FREQUENCY OF DRIVING
4 RAIL AND BUS USE, AND ACCESSIBILITY
5 WALKING AND CYCLING
6 ACCESS TO SERVICES

FIGURE 1: HOUSEHOLD CAR ACCESS BY YEAR, 1999 - 2007
FIGURE 2: ADULTS (AGED 17+) WITH A FULL DRIVING LICENCE AND FREQUENCY OF DRIVING, 2007
FIGURE 3: HOUSEHOLD CAR ACCESS BY ANNUAL NET HOUSEHOLD INCOME, 2007
FIGURE 4: ADULTS WITH LIMITED MOBILITY, 2007
FIGURE 5: ADULTS WHO HAVE USED A BUS OR TRAIN IN THE PAST MONTH, 2007

FIGURE 6: POSSESSION AND USE OF CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS, 2007
FIGURE 7: HOUSEHOLD TRANSPORT FACILITIES, 2007
FIGURE 8: TRAVEL TO WORK A) 1999 AND B) 2007
FIGURE 9: MAIN METHOD OF TRAVEL TO WORK BY ANNUAL NET HOUSEHOLD INCOME, 2007
FIGURE 10: MODE OF TRANSPORT FOR CHILDREN A) 1999 AND B) 2007
FIGURE 11: TRAVEL TO SCHOOL, 2004 - 2007
FIGURE 12: RESPONDENTS WHO FELT THAT PUBLIC TRANSPORT WAS VERY OR FAIRLY CONVENIENT, 2007
FIGURE 13: RESPONDENTS WHO FELT THAT SERVICES WERE VERY OR FAIRLY CONVENIENT TO ACCESS, 2007
FIGURE 14: CAR USE TO KEY MEDICAL FACILITIES BY URBAN/RURAL, 2007

TABLE 1: [CAR AND BICYCLE ACCESS] HOUSEHOLDS WITH CARS AND BICYCLES AVAILABLE FOR PRIVATE USE, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 2: [BUS ACCESS] HOUSEHOLDS' BUS FACILITIES, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 3: [DRIVING LICENCE] PEOPLE AGED 17 OR OVER - THOSE WHO HOLD FULL DRIVING LICENCE*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 4: [FREQUENCY OF DRIVING] PEOPLE AGED 17 OR OVER - FREQUENCY OF DRIVING*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 5: [BUS AND TRAIN USE] FREQUENCY OF USING LOCAL BUS AND TRAIN SERVICES IN PAST MONTH, 2002 - 2007
TABLE 6: [BUS USE IN THE EVENING] FREQUENCY OF TRAVELLING BY BUS IN THE EVENING, 2001 - 2007
TABLE 7: [TRAIN USE IN THE EVENING] FREQUENCY OF TRAVELLING BY TRAIN IN THE EVENING, 2001 - 2007
TABLE 8: [CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS] POSSESSION OF A CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS, 2003 - 2007
TABLE 9: [WALKING] FREQUENCY OF WALKING IN THE PREVIOUS SEVEN DAYS*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 10: [CYCLING] FREQUENCY OF CYCLING IN THE PREVIOUS SEVEN DAYS*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 11: [WORKPLACE] EMPLOYED ADULTS PLACE OF WORK*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 12: [TRAVEL TO WORK] EMPLOYED ADULTS NOT WORKING FROM HOME - USUAL METHOD OF TRAVEL TO WORK*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 13: [TRAVEL TO SCHOOL] PUPILS IN FULL-TIME EDUCATION AT SCHOOL - USUAL METHOD OF TRAVEL TO SCHOOL, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 14: [MOBILITY PROBLEMS] ADULTS WITH LIMITED MOBILITY*, 1999 - 2007
TABLE 15: [CAR AND BICYCLE ACCESS] HOUSEHOLDS WITH CARS AND BICYCLES AVAILABLE FOR PRIVATE USE, 2007
TABLE 16: [DRIVING LICENCE] PEOPLE AGED 17+ THAT HOLD A FULL DRIVING LICENCE, 2007
TABLE 17: [FREQUENCY OF DRIVING] PEOPLE AGED 17+, FREQUENCY OF DRIVING, 2007*
TABLE 18: [BUS ACCESS] HOUSEHOLDS PUBLIC TRANSPORT AVAILABILITY, 2007
TABLE 19: [BUS AND TRAIN USE] ADULTS USE OF LOCAL BUS AND TRAIN SERVICES, IN THE PAST MONTH, 2007
TABLE 20: [BUS TRAVEL IN THE EVENING] FREQUENCY AND SAFETY WHEN TRAVELLING BY BUS IN THE EVENING, 2007
TABLE 21: [TRAIN TRAVEL IN THE EVENING] FREQUENCY AND SAFETY WHEN TRAVELLING BY TRAIN IN THE EVENING, 2007
TABLE 22: [CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS] POSSESSION OF CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS FOR ALL ADULTS AGED 16+, 2007
TABLE 23: [CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS] POSSESSION OF CONCESSIONARY FARE PASS FOR ALL ADULTS AGED 60+, 2007
TABLE 24: [WALKING] FREQUENCY OF WALKING IN THE PREVIOUS SEVEN DAYS*, 2007
TABLE 25: [CYCLING] FREQUENCY OF CYCLING IN THE PREVIOUS SEVEN DAYS*, 2007
TABLE 26: [TRAVEL TO WORK] EMPLOYED ADULTS NOT WORKING FROM HOME - USUAL METHOD OF TRAVEL TO WORK*, 2007
TABLE 27: [TRAVEL TO SCHOOL] SCHOOL CHILDREN IN FULL-TIME EDUCATION, USUAL METHOD OF TRAVEL, 2007
TABLE 28: [TRAVEL TO SCHOOL REASONS] MAIN REASONS FOR TRANSPORT CHOICE TO CHILDREN'S FULL-TIME EDUCATION ESTABLISHMENT, 2001 - 2007*
TABLE 29: [TRAVEL TO SCHOOL REASONS] REASONS WHY PUBLIC TRANSPORT CAN NOT BE USED FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, 2001 - 2007*
TABLE 30: [ACCESS TO SERVICES] ACCESS TO SERVICES RESPONDENTS WHO THOUGHT THAT THEY WERE VERY OR FAIRLY CONVENIENT, 2007
TABLE 31: [ACCESS TO DENTIST] HOW ADULTS NORMALLY TRAVEL TO A DENTIST, 2007
TABLE 32: [ACCESS TO GP] HOW ADULTS NORMALLY TRAVEL TO A DOCTORS' SURGERY 2007
TABLE 33: [ACCESS TO HOSPITAL OUTPATIENTS] HOW ADULTS NORMALLY TRAVEL TO A HOSPITAL OUTPATIENTS DEPARTMENT, 2007
TABLE 34: [CONFIDENCE LIMITS] 95% CONFIDENCE LIMITS FOR ESTIMATES, BASED ON SHS SUB-SAMPLES SIZES

Appendix A: Background information
SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT STATISTICIAN GROUP
Correspondence and enquiries