Statistical data set

Driving test failure reasons data

Statistical data set about the top reasons people fail the practical driving test.

About this data set

This data set comes from data held by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

It isn’t classed as an ‘official statistic’. This means it’s not subject to scrutiny and assessment by the UK Statistics Authority.

Data tables

Top 10 reasons for failing the practical driving test, 2006 to 2016

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Pass rates for practical driving tests by age and gender, 2010 to 2011

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Pass rates for practical driving tests by age and gender, 2009 to 2010

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