Table 4.1.5 Heavy Vehicle Knowledge Test 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 2017*
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 Tests Pass rate
TOTAL 66,631 44.8% 59,529 43.2% 68,085 34.7% 64,089 32.7% 33,935 45.2% 31,881 53.6% 34,366 52.6% 32,561 58.6% 31,628 61.9% 33,540 63.9% 34,952 68.1% 31,280 70.9% 33,185 69.8% 35,157 69.4% 35,960 68.2% 31,164 69.1% 31,394 69.6% 32,371 70.0% 32,230 69.7% 17,006 71.4%
GENDER: Male 62,226 44.9% 55,349 43.2% 63,662 34.7% 59,920 32.6% 31,905 44.7% 29,890 53.0% 32,307 52.2% 30,554 58.1% 29,709 61.4% 31,382 63.5% 32,516 67.9% 29,205 70.8% 30,897 69.6% 32,731 69.1% 33,542 68.0% 29,154 68.8% 29,316 69.4% 30,246 69.7% 29,993 69.4% 15,774 71.2%
GENDER: Female 4,405 44.2% 4,180 43.7% 4,423 35.4% 4,169 35.4% 2,030 53.1% 1,991 62.0% 2,059 59.0% 2,007 65.5% 1,919 69.5% 2,158 70.2% 2,436 71.6% 2,075 72.3% 2,288 73.1% 2,426 72.8% 2,418 70.7% 2,010 73.1% 2,078 72.6% 2,125 74.1% 2,237 73.1% 1,232 74.5%
AGE: 16-19 3,681 40.2% 3,458 37.8% 4,037 29.8% 3,535 28.5% 1,613 37.3% 1,400 41.3% 1,266 42.8% 1,082 49.8% 1,091 58.0% 1,182 60.7% 1,303 64.2% 1,230 66.7% 1,257 64.3% 1,365 63.4% 1,379 61.7% 1,145 65.4% 1,137 65.5% 1,073 63.4% 1,182 61.0% 589 66.6%
AGE: 20-24 13,680 45.8% 11,951 43.3% 12,804 34.4% 12,876 32.1% 6,840 41.4% 6,735 47.8% 6,894 47.0% 6,089 54.2% 5,815 56.5% 5,805 59.6% 6,258 64.1% 5,604 67.2% 6,169 66.5% 6,343 66.5% 6,717 64.0% 5,951 63.9% 5,957 65.0% 6,060 65.5% 5,826 66.4% 3,024 67.6%
AGE: 25-29 14,543 46.1% 12,759 44.4% 13,981 36.6% 12,751 35.0% 6,761 46.2% 6,284 53.0% 6,827 52.8% 6,344 58.6% 6,033 60.2% 6,355 62.8% 6,542 67.5% 5,805 69.9% 6,271 67.7% 6,784 67.5% 7,052 66.2% 6,120 67.2% 6,183 68.7% 6,246 70.2% 6,334 70.0% 3,382 71.3%
AGE: 30-39 19,870 45.1% 17,627 44.5% 21,111 35.9% 19,476 33.7% 10,155 47.5% 10,102 56.1% 10,786 54.6% 10,578 59.7% 10,003 64.1% 10,764 65.3% 10,429 68.9% 8,930 72.7% 9,539 71.8% 10,121 70.4% 9,868 69.8% 8,632 70.0% 8,545 69.9% 9,286 69.8% 9,095 69.5% 4,839 71.9%
AGE: 40-49 10,289 44.4% 9,593 42.4% 11,230 34.6% 10,850 31.0% 5,998 46.5% 5,151 58.0% 5,856 57.0% 5,781 61.5% 5,877 65.2% 6,436 66.6% 6,885 71.1% 6,301 72.6% 6,288 72.0% 6,759 72.2% 6,806 71.5% 5,996 73.1% 5,978 72.9% 5,984 72.9% 5,944 72.0% 3,019 73.8%
AGE: 50+ 4,568 41.4% 4,141 40.1% 4,922 29.0% 4,601 31.8% 2,568 46.4% 2,209 58.9% 2,737 54.3% 2,687 60.6% 2,809 63.3% 2,998 65.4% 3,535 69.9% 3,410 72.7% 3,661 71.9% 3,785 72.1% 4,138 71.3% 3,320 73.5% 3,594 73.8% 3,722 75.1% 3,849 73.9% 2,153 73.9%
ATTEMPT # 1 35,026 45.7% 30,255 45.0% 28,272 34.9% 25,774 31.5% 18,146 44.4% 18,877 54.4% 19,981 53.4% 20,425 59.2% 20,774 63.2% 22,624 65.4% 24,501 70.5% 22,741 73.4% 23,966 72.0% 25,225 71.5% 26,333 70.3% 22,667 71.8% 22,869 72.3% 23,615 72.9% 23,385 72.5% 12,588 74.5%
ATTEMPT # 2 15,716 49.1% 13,846 47.0% 15,872 39.3% 15,003 38.0% 8,229 49.6% 7,412 54.7% 8,138 54.0% 7,313 60.2% 6,765 61.9% 6,953 63.8% 6,674 65.0% 5,637 66.4% 6,154 66.3% 6,604 66.4% 6,592 64.4% 5,674 63.7% 5,696 64.2% 5,791 64.5% 5,817 64.6% 2,935 64.8%
ATTEMPT # 3 7,001 46.0% 6,436 43.2% 8,712 37.3% 8,369 37.4% 3,533 47.8% 2,967 52.3% 3,303 52.5% 2,687 57.1% 2,326 59.8% 2,301 60.2% 2,206 63.6% 1,777 65.3% 1,880 61.8% 2,048 62.3% 1,915 62.2% 1,806 60.5% 1,749 62.7% 1,833 61.1% 1,857 62.7% 910 62.2%
ATTEMPT # 4+ 8,888 33.2% 8,992 31.3% 15,229 28.1% 14,943 27.1% 4,027 37.7% 2,625 45.8% 2,944 43.8% 2,136 48.9% 1,763 47.9% 1,662 50.2% 1,571 50.4% 1,125 53.2% 1,185 56.5% 1,280 54.4% 1,120 50.7% 1,017 53.6% 1,080 51.8% 1,132 52.2% 1,171 49.9% 573 51.8%
TEST LANGUAGE: English 63,202 45.9% 56,086 44.5% 63,456 36.0% 59,584 34.1% 32,274 46.2% 30,422 54.1% 32,920 52.9% 31,122 58.7% 30,281 62.0% 32,063 64.0% 33,418 68.3% 29,926 71.2% 31,675 70.0% 33,615 69.7% 34,370 68.4% 29,724 69.4% 29,846 69.8% 30,833 70.2% 30,674 69.9% 16,162 71.5%
TEST LANGUAGE: Non-English 3,429 24.3% 3,443 22.5% 4,629 17.8% 4,505 15.1% 1,661 26.3% 1,459 42.7% 1,446 46.3% 1,439 55.6% 1,347 59.0% 1,477 62.8% 1,534 64.8% 1,354 65.1% 1,510 65.6% 1,542 63.6% 1,590 63.5% 1,440 62.2% 1,548 65.9% 1,538 66.1% 1,556 66.3% 844 69.2%
INTERPRETER LANGUAGE: None 66,471 44.8% 59,432 43.2% 67,969 34.7% 63,977 32.7% 33,837 45.3% 31,804 53.6% 34,297 52.7% 32,499 58.6% 31,556 61.9% 33,464 64.0% 34,865 68.2% 31,218 71.0% 33,127 69.9% 35,085 69.4% 35,848 68.3% 31,028 69.2% 31,271 69.7% 32,101 70.3% 32,079 69.8% 16,927 71.5%
INTERPRETER LANGUAGE: ALL Non-English 160 65.0% 97 57.7% 116 37.9% 112 43.8% 98 33.7% 77 33.8% 69 29.0% 62 40.3% 72 37.5% 76 48.7% 87 57.5% 62 50.0% 58 51.7% 72 44.4% 112 42.9% 136 48.5% 123 39.8% 270 40.0% 151 45.7% 79 51.9%
Rigid Vehicle KNOWLEDGE TEST (LR, MR, HR) 52,178 41.8% 47,594 40.5% 57,569 34.1% 53,714 31.8% 27,788 44.5% 26,112 53.0% 27,833 51.9% 26,114 57.9% 25,386 61.1% 26,957 62.9% 28,274 67.3% 25,241 70.7% 26,729 69.4% 28,277 69.0% 28,594 67.9% 24,809 68.7% 25,192 69.2% 25,934 69.6% 25,946 69.1% 13,803 70.9%
Combination Vehicle KNOWLEDGE TEST (HC, MC) 14,453 55.9% 11,935 53.8% 10,516 38.1% 10,375 37.7% 6,147 48.4% 5,769 56.2% 6,533 55.9% 6,447 61.3% 6,242 65.1% 6,583 68.3% 6,678 71.6% 6,039 72.0% 6,456 71.4% 6,880 71.1% 7,366 69.5% 6,355 70.8% 6,202 71.0% 6,437 71.6% 6,284 72.3% 3,203 73.8%

* 2017 data include tests up to and including 30JUN2017