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The more urban regions tend to have a higher walkinig share of trip legs for trips less than 2 km.



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Core dashboard information


Walking share of road-based trip chains less than 2 km by region, 2003/07 to 2010/14

A trip chain is a single trip leg, or a series of trip legs which terminates when the person reaches home, work, or stays at a destination for 30 minutes or more.

Nature of data

Quantitative, survey-based
Primary source

New Zealand Household Travel Survey (Ministry of Transport)

From 2003, Household Travel Survey, Ministry of Transport.

Custodian of data Ministry of Transport
URL This data is not published elsewhere. For more information on the Household Travel Survey see https://www.transport.govt.nz/mot-resources/household-travel-survey/


Frequency From 2003, updated annually with four year moving average. Periods run from July to June so 2003-2007 means July 2003 - June 2007.
Disaggregation Regional
Quality of the data Survey based. Household Travel Surveys exclude commercial travel, and tend to underestimate total personal vehicle travel. Response rate (households with full responses from all members): Ongoing survey: 65%-70%.
Next Update To be determined