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Road Network and Road Traffic

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Road Network and Road Traffic

These statistics describes the Danish road network, its traffic and the investments in it. The statistics are comparable since 1990. Statistics Denmark disseminates statistics on behalf of The Danish Road Directorate as part of the cooperation between the two institutions.

Statistical presentation

These statistics contain information on the number of vehicles per 24 hours after road segment, million vehicle kilometers by means of transport, road network in kilometers by province and type of road and road network investments in DKK million by type of investment.

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Statistical processing

Statistics Denmark disseminates the Road Directorate's statistics as part of the cooperation between the two institutions. For information about statistical processing, refer to the website of the Road Directorate.

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The main users are the EU Commission, Danish ministries and business associations.

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Accuracy and reliability

The statistics is based on government budgets, traffic counts, odometer reading at periodic road worthiness test and is considered reliable.

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Timeliness and punctuality

These statistics are published 10 months after the end of the reference period for traffic and 15 months after the reference period for road network. Publications are released on time, as stated in the release calendar.

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The is a break in time series with geographical subdivision based on administrative units as a result of the Reform the municipality structure in 2007.

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Accessibility and clarity

These statistics are published in the StatBank.

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