Warrington traffic profile for 2000 to 2016

Download all street-level traffic data for Warrington from 2000 to 2016. About traffic data.

Traffic figures at the regional and national level are robust, and are reported as National Statistics. However, DfT’s traffic estimates for individual road links and small areas are less robust, as they are not always based on up-to-date counts made at these locations. Where other more up-to-date sources of traffic data are available (e.g. from local highways authorities), this may provide a more accurate estimate of traffic at these locations.

It is the responsibility of the user to decide which data are most appropriate for their purpose, and if DfT road link level traffic estimates are used, to make a note of the limitations in any published material.

DfT’s road link level traffic estimates are calculated using a variety of methods, with some methods likely to produce more accurate estimates than others.

The data tables available to download here contain two columns - Estimation_method and Estimation_method_detailed – showing the method used to estimate traffic for each location and year. Figures having an estimation method of “Counted” are likely to be more accurate than those marked as “Estimated”, and the latter should be used with caution.


Total traffic on major roads, in thousand vehicle miles, from 2000 to 2016

Year 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Count points 72 72 72 72 74 74 74 74 74 74 74 72 72 72 72 72 72
Pedal Cycles 1,611 1,763 1,695 1,718 1,529 1,321 1,771 1,195 1,610 1,749 1,843 1,963 1,893 1,936 1,843 1,909 1,982
Motorcycles 5,807 6,011 5,677 6,536 5,413 5,119 5,186 5,168 5,914 5,397 4,871 5,048 4,878 4,378 4,615 4,642 4,778
Cars 884,208 899,163 891,097 904,753 897,498 900,625 945,763 964,267 979,902 979,298 952,521 949,597 927,733 922,412 942,025 959,057 1,020,208
Buses & Coaches 7,544 7,128 5,667 5,574 5,314 5,305 5,928 6,804 6,624 6,088 5,952 4,999 5,234 4,781 4,864 4,894 4,627
Light Goods Vehicles 118,240 122,138 117,437 124,597 122,110 129,744 144,541 150,352 147,998 141,178 136,258 156,836 160,566 164,130 170,557 179,353 191,108
All HGVs 134,811 133,197 131,335 131,437 129,673 132,763 135,969 147,167 146,515 137,081 137,900 123,938 121,030 117,052 119,907 126,711 132,499
All Motor Vehicles 1,150,609 1,167,637 1,151,212 1,172,897 1,160,007 1,173,556 1,237,387 1,273,758 1,286,952 1,269,044 1,237,500 1,240,417 1,219,433 1,212,754 1,241,967 1,274,656 1,353,220

All motor vehicles on major roads 2000 to 2016

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