Table 4.1.3 Heavy Vehicle Driving Tests Yearly pass rates by selected variables

Demographic Breakdown YEAR
1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016*
Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate Tests Pass rate
TOTAL 11,790 74.6% 8,656 67.7% 6,255 70.8% 5,900 69.5% 4,641 70.4% 4,747 67.3% 4,517 67.8% 4,217 66.7% 4,105 68.9% 4,114 68.0% 3,786 69.8% 3,303 72.0% 3,043 74.7% 2,785 74.2% 2,696 73.9% 2,490 74.3% 2,228 75.0% 2,354 79.6% 1,190 78.4%
GENDER: Male 10,713 74.8% 7,676 68.3% 5,574 71.3% 5,157 70.2% 4,027 71.4% 4,194 67.4% 3,954 68.6% 3,689 67.2% 3,585 69.4% 3,557 68.4% 3,201 70.6% 2,756 72.9% 2,586 74.5% 2,338 74.5% 2,245 74.5% 2,065 74.4% 1,831 75.7% 1,962 79.3% 1,006 79.0%
GENDER: Female 1,077 73.0% 980 62.6% 681 66.4% 743 64.9% 614 63.7% 553 66.2% 563 61.6% 528 63.1% 520 66.0% 557 65.7% 585 65.5% 547 67.6% 457 75.7% 447 72.5% 451 70.7% 425 73.6% 397 71.8% 392 81.1% 184 75.0%
AGE: 16-19 608 79.6% 555 69.2% 416 71.4% 335 68.4% 254 67.7% 179 67.6% 170 71.8% 146 67.8% 119 80.7% 162 66.7% 167 71.3% 126 71.4% 115 70.4% 113 77.9% 118 73.7% 132 75.0% 130 78.5% 104 78.8% 43 79.1%
AGE: 20-24 2,717 76.8% 1,938 69.3% 1,404 71.1% 1,248 70.7% 955 72.4% 942 67.9% 856 69.7% 756 66.5% 749 69.2% 674 70.5% 643 71.4% 583 71.9% 545 79.4% 476 74.2% 507 73.6% 450 76.4% 454 75.1% 422 82.9% 237 81.4%
AGE: 25-29 2,704 76.5% 1,922 69.3% 1,288 72.1% 1,213 71.6% 836 74.6% 872 69.3% 826 70.2% 784 69.0% 641 72.2% 710 71.7% 648 72.5% 485 76.1% 483 76.6% 457 76.8% 418 80.1% 397 75.1% 321 78.2% 374 81.3% 218 80.7%
AGE: 30-39 3,409 74.6% 2,484 68.2% 1,796 72.5% 1,755 70.9% 1,348 71.5% 1,427 69.4% 1,321 70.1% 1,264 69.0% 1,266 71.6% 1,235 71.6% 1,063 71.5% 886 74.6% 794 76.6% 731 75.9% 625 76.5% 582 76.8% 496 73.8% 574 81.5% 299 76.6%
AGE: 40-49 1,666 69.1% 1,250 64.4% 953 67.7% 935 66.1% 829 68.6% 899 64.7% 883 66.0% 828 66.1% 866 65.9% 846 66.4% 825 69.1% 731 72.6% 634 74.0% 558 71.1% 600 73.5% 523 72.1% 422 78.4% 450 79.3% 191 82.2%
AGE: 50+ 686 66.9% 507 58.8% 398 64.6% 414 62.6% 419 59.2% 428 59.8% 461 54.9% 439 56.7% 464 59.3% 487 53.6% 440 60.0% 492 62.6% 472 65.9% 450 71.6% 428 65.0% 406 70.0% 405 69.1% 430 72.8% 202 71.3%
ATTEMPT # 1 9,454 74.4% 6,539 64.4% 4,798 67.5% 4,432 65.8% 3,490 66.2% 3,478 62.2% 3,354 63.7% 3,098 61.7% 3,051 65.0% 3,045 63.2% 2,846 65.4% 2,548 68.0% 2,416 71.8% 2,182 71.3% 2,137 70.6% 1,974 71.7% 1,779 73.0% 1,944 78.0% 991 76.5%
ATTEMPT # 2 1,895 76.9% 1,800 79.2% 1,241 82.2% 1,251 81.9% 992 84.3% 1,075 81.4% 992 80.9% 966 81.2% 888 80.6% 924 82.3% 809 83.3% 667 87.0% 566 86.2% 534 84.6% 500 87.0% 451 86.3% 393 83.5% 365 86.6% 184 88.0%
ATTEMPT # 3 336 71.7% 258 72.5% 182 78.6% 173 75.7% 127 78.7% 159 81.1% 136 72.1% 127 78.7% 138 79.0% 126 81.0% 111 82.9% 67 71.6% 53 83.0% 64 82.8% 52 82.7% 48 70.8% 48 81.3% 43 90.7% 14 85.7%
ATTEMPT # 4+ 105 61.0% 59 61.0% 34 76.5% 44 63.6% 32 71.9% 35 77.1% 35 71.4% 26 53.8% 28 82.1% 19 68.4% 20 70.0% 21 81.0% 8 75.0% 5 100% 7 71.4% 17 64.7% 8 75.0% 2 100% 1 100%
Light Rigid DRIVING TEST 2,655 75.4% 2,602 63.6% 2,171 67.5% 2,009 64.8% 1,580 66.5% 1,618 62.8% 1,440 59.3% 1,326 61.5% 1,405 63.8% 1,426 62.9% 1,431 66.7% 1,263 69.0% 1,168 73.9% 1,093 72.6% 1,012 72.8% 961 74.4% 805 73.0% 875 78.6% 424 76.4%
Medium Rigid DRIVING TEST 4,551 75.6% 3,160 69.6% 2,243 72.9% 2,199 73.1% 1,788 72.5% 1,849 70.2% 1,799 71.7% 1,698 68.9% 1,634 71.4% 1,631 69.4% 1,364 70.4% 1,211 74.2% 1,060 74.8% 928 75.2% 1,015 73.5% 922 74.2% 915 76.5% 907 79.1% 465 80.0%
Heavy Rigid DRIVING TEST 2,738 74.0% 1,873 68.3% 1,243 70.6% 1,148 69.2% 899 70.2% 871 69.3% 866 71.4% 812 66.5% 717 72.1% 742 70.9% 688 73.7% 533 70.4% 495 75.8% 473 76.7% 421 77.2% 418 73.0% 374 74.6% 406 80.3% 199 78.4%
Heavy Combination DRIVING TEST 1,842 71.7% 1,011 70.7% 592 75.2% 535 72.7% 360 77.2% 395 67.1% 399 72.7% 369 74.0% 318 72.3% 291 77.7% 272 72.4% 271 78.2% 285 75.8% 252 73.8% 198 75.3% 173 76.9% 122 80.3% 154 87.7% 95 80.0%
Heavy Vehicle SHORT MANUAL DRIVING TESTS 4 100% 10 80.0% 6 83.3% 9 100% 14 92.9% 14 78.6% 13 76.9% 12 100% 31 61.3% 24 75.0% 31 77.4% 25 84.0% 35 71.4% 39 66.7% 50 70.0% 16 75.0% 12 50.0% 12 66.7% 7 71.4%

* 2016 data include tests up to and including 30JUN2016