Gwynedd traffic profile for 2000 to 2016

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

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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 81 81 81 81 81 82 82 82 82 82 82 82 82 85 85 85 85
Pedal Cycles 1,320 1,246 1,116 959 859 824 1,003 847 1,009 1,129 1,111 1,043 1,102 1,107 1,197 1,356 1,446
Motorcycles 4,491 4,391 5,553 5,692 5,286 5,201 5,090 5,239 5,236 6,359 5,763 5,923 5,496 5,336 5,981 6,256 6,402
Cars 433,265 443,822 454,239 473,140 475,427 486,824 504,647 477,791 483,952 484,491 477,173 474,533 465,318 469,609 474,871 487,110 487,045
Buses & Coaches 6,194 6,447 6,580 6,209 5,675 5,911 6,428 6,334 6,290 6,561 7,056 6,835 7,213 7,120 7,093 6,343 6,209
Light Goods Vehicles 62,527 62,157 67,685 71,123 72,622 78,293 80,773 88,001 83,258 82,985 84,398 86,718 86,417 91,853 95,158 102,113 105,419
All HGVs 25,129 25,260 25,738 24,717 25,957 28,551 27,742 29,411 32,760 29,042 28,714 27,303 27,052 27,279 26,808 25,806 25,961
All Motor Vehicles 531,606 542,077 559,796 580,881 584,968 604,780 624,679 606,777 611,497 609,439 603,103 601,312 591,498 601,200 609,910 627,629 631,035

All motor vehicles on major roads 2000 to 2016

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