Light rail and tram statistics guidance

Guide to light rail and tram statistics, their source documents, notes, definitions and supporting technical documents.


Light rail and tram statistics survey questionnaire

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The light rail and tram statistics are compiled from responses to the light rail and tram survey. This documentation includes the questionnaire as well as guidance notes and definitions related to the series.

Published 29 August 2013
Last updated 7 June 2016 + show all updates
  1. Notes and definitions updated.
  2. Updated light rail and tram statistics notes, definitions and survey questionnaire.
  3. First published.