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Scottish Transport Statistics No 29: 2010 Edition

DescriptionHas figures on (e.g.) road vehicles, traffic, accidents, bus and rail passengers, road and rail freight, air and water transport, finance, personal travel and international comparisons.
ISBN978 07559 98449
Official Print Publication DateDecember 2010
Website Publication DateDecember 20, 2010


National Statistics logoA National Statistics Publication for Scotland

ISBN 978 0 7559 9844 9 (Web only publication)
ISSN 1351 3869
DPPAS 11040

This document is also available in pdf format (5.7Mb)


Detailed list of statistical tables
Summary Transport Statistics including Historical Series

Commentary and statistical tables:
1. Road transport vehicles
2. Bus and coach travel
3. Road freight
4. Road network
5. Road traffic
6. Injury road accidents
7. Rail services
8. Air transport
9. Water transport
10. Finance
11. Personal and cross-modal travel
12. International comparisons

Annex 1: Mid-year population estimates for 2009
Annex 2: Areas covered by Operating Companies
Errors in the previous edition
Recent Research Reports

Scottish Government Transport Statistics publications
Scottish Government Statistical Services

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Brief extracts from this publication may be reproduced, provided that Scottish Transport Statistics is fully acknowledged as the source.

Proposals for larger extracts should be addressed to the enquiries address below.

Cover Images

Rail photo © Devlin Photo Ltd ( www.devlinphoto.com). Airport photo © Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd. All other images © Crown copyright.


Symbols used: The following symbols are used throughout:

.. not available
- or 0 nil or less than half the final digit shown ( NB: these are used interchangeably)
| break in series

Rounding: In some tables, where figures have been rounded independently, the sum of constituent items may not always appear to agree exactly with the total shown.

Enquiries and suggestions

Enquiries about the statistics in this publication should generally be made as indicated in the Further Information sections of the relevant chapters.

Other enquiries (such as about the availability of other editions) should be made to:

Mr Andrew Knight

Transport Statistics branch
Transport Scotland
Scottish Government
Victoria Quay

Telephone: 0131 244 7256
FAX: 0131 244 7281
E-mail: Transtat@transportscotland.gsi.gov.uk

Suggestions for improvements should be addressed to the above address.

Web version of the publication

Transport Statistics publications may be found on the Scottish Government Statistics Website. Go to: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Transport-Travel/Publications

Excel spreadsheet versions of the tables are available via:

Updated versions of some of the tables and charts in this edition will be made available, in due course, via: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Statistics/Browse/Transport-Travel/TablesPublications/ScottishTransportStats