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The Department for Transport publishes official statistics relating to the transport system in Great Britain.

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Statistical series

Forthcoming publications

This schedule gives the planned publication dates of all of the department’s annual, quarterly and compendium statistical releases for the coming year.

For reasons of brevity, we have omitted monthly releases from this list. There are three such releases, statistics on reliability on Highways Agency’s motorway and ‘A’ roads and statistics on vehicles registered for the first time are usually released on the second Thursday of each calendar month. Statistics on UK international sea passengers is usually released on the second Wednesday of each calendar month:

Statistics on reliability on Highways Agency’s motorway and ‘A’ roads - CGN0104

Please note this will be published up to and including June 2015 only. We have proposed publishing statistics on a new reliability measure for Highways Agency roads later in 2015 as part of a wider package of changes in this area.

Statistics on vehicles registered for the first time - VEH0150

Statistics on UK international sea passengers - SPAS0107

Publication date Release title
9 Sep 2015 Rail passenger numbers and crowding on weekdays in major cities in England and Wales: 2014 Rail
10 Sep 2015 Vehicle licensing statistics: April to June 2015 Vehicles
10 Sep 2015 Driver and rider tests and instructor statistics: April to June 2015 Driving tests and instructors
16 Sep 2015 Port freight statistics: April to June 2015 Maritime and shipping
24 Sep 2015 Reported road casualties in Great Britain: annual report 2014 Road accidents and safety
29 Sep 2015 Quarterly bus statistics: April to June 2015 Buses
29 Sep 2015 Annual bus statistics: year ending, March 2015 Buses
29 Sep 2015 Concessionary travel statistics: year ending, March 2015 Buses
Oct 2015 Blue badge scheme statistics: 2015 Buses
5 Nov 2015 Reported road casualties in Great Britain provisional estimates: April to June 2015 Road accidents and safety
5 Nov 2015 Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation: Year 7 (2014 to 2015) report 5 (15 April 2014 to 14 April 2015 supply) Biofuels
5 Nov 2015 Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation: Year 8 (2015 to 2016) report 1 (15 April 2015 to 14 July 2015 supply) Biofuels
12 Nov 2015 Road traffic estimates for Great Britain: July to September 2015 Road traffic
12 Nov 2015 Congestion on local ‘A’ roads, England: July to September 2015 Road congestion and reliability
19 Nov 2015 Road goods vehicles travelling to mainland Europe: July to September 2015 Road freight: domestic and international
Nov 2015 Travel time measures for the strategic road network: April to September 2015 (incorporating Reliability of journeys on Highways Agency roads, England) Road congestion and reliability
Nov 2015 Vehicle excise duty evasion statistics: 2015 Vehicles
Nov 2015 Road freight statistics: 2014 Road freight: domestic and international
9 Dec 2015 Domestic waterborne freight 2014 Maritime and shipping
10 Dec 2015 Transport statistics Great Britain: 2015 edition Transport statistics Great Britain
10 Dec 2015 Vehicle licensing statistics: July to September 2015 Vehicles
10 Dec 2015 Driver and rider tests and instructor statistics: July to September 2015 Driving tests and instructors
15 Dec 2015 Quarterly bus statistics: July to September 2015 Buses
16 Dec 2015 Port freight statistics: July to September 2015 Maritime and shipping
Dec 2015 Journey time statistics: access to services 2014 (formerly accessibility statistics) Transport connectivity and accessibility of key services statistics
Jan 2016 Seafarer statistics: 2015 Maritime and shipping
Feb 2016 Provisional sea passenger statistics: 2015 Maritime and shipping
4 Feb 2016 Reported road casualties in Great Britain provisional estimates: July to September 2015 Road accidents and safety
4 Feb 2016 Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation: Year 7 (2014 to 2015) report 6 (15 April 2014 to 14 April 2015 supply) Biofuels
4 Feb 2016 Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation: Year 8 (2015 to 2016) report 2 (15 April 2015 to 14 April 2016 supply) Biofuels
11 Feb 2016 Road traffic estimates for Great Britain: October to December 2015 (includes the provisional annual traffic estimates for 2015) Road traffic
11 Feb 2016 Congestion on local ‘A’ roads, England: October to December 2015 Road congestion and reliability
Feb 2016 Reliability of journeys on Highways Agency roads: July to September 2015 Road congestion and reliability
10 Mar 2016 Driver and rider tests and instructor statistics: October to December 2015 Driving tests and instructors
15 Mar 2016 Quarterly bus statistics: October to December 2015 Buses
16 Mar 2016 Port freight statistics: October to December 2015 Maritime and shipping
Mar 2016 Road conditions in England: 2015 Road network size and condition
Apr 2016 Vehicle licensing statistics: 2015 Vehicles
May 2016 Congestion on local ‘A’ roads, England: January to March 2016 Road congestion and reliability
May 2016 Reliability of journeys on Highways Agency roads: January to March 2016 Road congestion and reliability
May 2016 Road traffic estimates for Great Britain: January to March 2016 Road traffic
May 2016 Road goods vehicles travelling to mainland Europe: January to March 2016 Road freight: domestic and international
May 2016 Road traffic estimates in Great Britain: 2015 Road traffic
May 2016 Road lengths in Great Britain: 2015 Road network size and condition
May 2016 Free flow vehicle speeds in Great Britain: 2015 Free flow speeds
June 2016 Air passenger experience of security screening: 2015
June 2016 Port freight statistics: January to March 2016 Maritime and shipping
June 2016 Vehicle licensing statistics: January to March 2016 Vehicles
June 2016 Quarterly bus statistics: January to March 2016 Buses
July 2016 Rail passenger numbers and crowding on weekdays in major cities in England and Wales: 2015 Rail
Aug 2016 Port freight statistics: 2015 final figures Maritime and shipping

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