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[this is a data cube dataset] A data cube dataset in folders : Transport, Transport Scotland

Road Casualties

Number of people killed and seriously injured on Scotland's roads by age and gender.

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Dimensions
Dimension
Value
Age
  1. 0-19
  2. 20-39
  3. 40-59
  4. 60 And Over
  5. All
Gender
  1. All
  2. Female
  3. Male
Measure Type
  1. Count
Outcome
  1. Killed
  2. Killed Or Seriously Injured
  3. Seriously Injured
Reference Period
  1. 1996
  2. 1997
  3. 1998
  4. 1999
  5. 2000
  6. 2001
  7. 2002
  8. 2003
  9. 2004
  10. 2005
  11. 2006
  12. 2007
  13. 2008
  14. 2009
  15. 2010
  16. 2011
  17. 2012
  18. 2013
  19. 2014
  20. 2015
  21. 2016
  22. 2017
Reference Area
(showing types of area available in these data)
  1. Countries
  2. Council Areas
  3. Health Board Areas
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About the Dataset
Contact
Publisher
Transport Scotland
Creator
Transport Scotland
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License
Issued
29/07/2014
Modified
02/11/2018
Next update due
October 2019
Description

Number of people killed and seriously injured on Scotland's roads. These figures are from the STATS-19 statistical returns collected from the police forces across Scotland. These statistics only focus on those accidents involving killed and seriously injured casualties.

The statistics were compiled from returns made by police forces, which cover all accidents in which a vehicle is involved that occur on roads (including footways) and result in personal injury, if they become known to the police. The vehicle need not be moving, and need not be in collision - for example, the returns include accidents involving people alighting from buses.

Very few, if any, fatal accidents do not become known to the police. However, there will be non-fatal injury accidents which are not reported by the public to the police, and so are not counted in these statistics. The publication Reported Road Casualties Scotland provides more information on this matter.

Damage only accidents are not included in the above definition, and so the road accident statistical returns do not cover damage only accidents. It is thought that the number of damage only accidents is about fourteen times the number of reported injury road accidents.

For more detailed statistics of injury road accidents and a full description of the terms used see the publication Reported Road Casualties Scotland and the Key Reported Road Casualties Scotland Statistical Bulletin. The figures they contain may differ slightly from those published here due to late returns and amendments made to the database in the periods between the finalisation of the statistics for the purpose of the publications.

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URI

This is a linked data resource: it has a permanent unique uri at which both humans and machines can find it on the Internet, and which can be used an identifier in queries on our SPARQL endpoint.

http://statistics.gov.scot/data/road-safety
Dimensions Linked Data

A linked data-orientated view of dimensions and values

Dimension Locked Value
Age
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/age
(not locked to a value)
Gender
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/gender
(not locked to a value)
Outcome
http://statistics.gov.scot/def/dimension/outcome
(not locked to a value)
Reference Area
http://purl.org/linked-data/sdmx/2009/dimension#refArea
(not locked to a value)
Reference Period
http://purl.org/linked-data/sdmx/2009/dimension#refPeriod
(not locked to a value)
Measure Type
http://purl.org/linked-data/cube#measureType
(not locked to a value)
Graphs

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The data in this dataset are stored in the graph: http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety

The data structure definition for this data cube dataset is stored in the same graph as the data: http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety

All other metadata about this dataset are stored in the graph: http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety/metadata

Linked Data Resources

A breakdown by type of the 15,448 resources in this dataset's data graph.

Resource type Number of resources
Collection 2
Component specification 8
Data set 1
Data structure definition 1
Observation 15,436
All metadata
In Graph http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety/metadata
Comment rdfs:comment http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#comment
Number of people killed and seriously injured on Scotland's roads by age and gender. xsd:string
Contact email http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#contactEmail
mailto:transtat@transport.gov.scot
Creator dcterms:creator http://purl.org/dc/terms/creator
Transport Scotland http://statistics.gov.scot/id/organisation/transport-scotland
Date Issued dcterms:issued http://purl.org/dc/terms/issued
July 29, 2014 00:00 xsd:dateTime
Date Modified dcterms:modified http://purl.org/dc/terms/modified
November 02, 2018 14:17 xsd:dateTime
Description dcterms:description http://purl.org/dc/terms/description
Number of people killed and seriously injured on Scotland's roads. These figures are from the STATS-19 statistical returns collected from the police forces across Scotland. These statistics only focus on those accidents involving killed and seriously injured casualties. The statistics were compiled from returns made by police forces, which cover all accidents in which a vehicle is involved that occur on roads (including footways) and result in personal injury, if they become known to the police. The vehicle need not be moving, and need not be in collision - for example, the returns include accidents involving people alighting from buses. Very few, if any, fatal accidents do not become known to the police. However, there will be non-fatal injury accidents which are not reported by the public to the police, and so are not counted in these statistics. The publication [Reported Road Casualties Scotland](http://www.transportscotland.gov.uk/statistics/reported-road-casualties-scotland-all-editions) provides more information on this matter. Damage only accidents are not included in the above definition, and so the road accident statistical returns do not cover damage only accidents. It is thought that the number of damage only accidents is about fourteen times the number of reported injury road accidents. For more detailed statistics of injury road accidents and a full description of the terms used see the publication Reported Road Casualties Scotland and the Key Reported Road Casualties Scotland Statistical Bulletin. The figures they contain may differ slightly from those published here due to late returns and amendments made to the database in the periods between the finalisation of the statistics for the purpose of the publications. xsd:string
Graph http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#graph
http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety
Has a SPARQL endpoint at void:sparqlEndpoint http://rdfs.org/ns/void#sparqlEndpoint
http://statistics.gov.scot/sparql
http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#nextUpdateDue http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#nextUpdateDue
October 2019 xsd:string
In folder http://publishmydata.com/def/ontology/folder/inFolder
Transport http://statistics.gov.scot/def/concept/folders/themes/transport
Transport Scotland http://statistics.gov.scot/def/concept/folders/organisations/transport-scotland
Label rdfs:label http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#label
Road Casualties xsd:string
License dcterms:license http://purl.org/dc/terms/license
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/
Publisher dcterms:publisher http://purl.org/dc/terms/publisher
Transport Scotland http://statistics.gov.scot/id/organisation/transport-scotland
References dcterms:references http://purl.org/dc/terms/references
http://statistics.gov.scot/help http://statistics.gov.scot/help
Theme dcat:theme http://www.w3.org/ns/dcat#theme
Transport http://statistics.gov.scot/def/concept/folders/themes/transport
Transport Scotland http://statistics.gov.scot/def/concept/folders/organisations/transport-scotland
Title dcterms:title http://purl.org/dc/terms/title
Road Casualties xsd:string
Type rdf:type http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#type
Data set http://purl.org/linked-data/cube#DataSet
Dataset http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#Dataset
http://publishmydata.com/def/dataset#LinkedDataset
dataset http://rdfs.org/ns/void#Dataset
Dataset http://www.w3.org/ns/dcat#Dataset
In Graph http://statistics.gov.scot/graph/road-safety
Structure qb:structure http://purl.org/linked-data/cube#structure
http://statistics.gov.scot/data/structure/road-safety http://statistics.gov.scot/data/structure/road-safety
Type rdf:type http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#type
Data set http://purl.org/linked-data/cube#DataSet
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